Intuitive Development with a Side of Puke

Intuitive Development with a Side of Puke

In 2008, I sold my home, my car, my belongings, gave away my dog, packed a backpack and bought a one-way ticket to India. All I knew was I couldn’t live my life the way I had been living it. I possessed some sort of intuitive or healing gifts, and India was calling me...
This Saved My Life

This Saved My Life

I was married. He was an alcoholic. I was teaching public school. He was drinking himself to sleep. I got a new job with the bank. He worked less and less. My life felt wrong. Then I saw this Story People print by Brian Andreas at The Bag Lady on Kenilworth Avenue. I...
Keep Your Power When Working with a Healer

Keep Your Power When Working with a Healer

We all want to make the most out of our sessions when we book with an intuitive, a medium, an energy healer, or any other type of metaphysical worker.   We want to get the most answers, the most healing, the most guidance we can possibly get.  Sometimes, we’re...
Lucky: How an Elephant Helped Me Redefine the Divine

Lucky: How an Elephant Helped Me Redefine the Divine

In 2010, when I sold everything I owned, packed a backpack, and bought a one-way ticket to India, I dreamed of riding an elephant. I thought it would feel like divine connection to a majestic animal who would feel divinely connected to the Earth. It didn’t. What...
Grow a Pair

Grow a Pair

Shrek the sheep – have you heard of him? This is Shrek. (well, it was – poor Shrek died in 2011.) He’s a renegade sheep that hid in a cave for six years in order to avoid being shorn. Sounds like a great idea, right? Hiding out from the things we don’t like,...
Abandoned on a Bali Mountain

Abandoned on a Bali Mountain

We wind our way through the dry Balinese mountains to visit Wa Catri, a woman suffering from leprosy that has been thrown out by her family. “What do you mean thrown out by her family?” I ask Beike, the woman in charge of the philanthropic organization I am donating...