2014 May/June

Can You Outsmart Chronic Pain?



Up All Night

As she struggles to accept the sounds of violence between predator and prey, writer Tai Moses learns to hear beauty in the darkness.



Q&A: Krishna Das

With a new album, Kirtan Wallah, the best-selling kirtan singer reflects on language, practice, and the spiritual path.

Happy Trails

“Travel can be exhilarating and fun, but also, by nature, uprooting,” says Tara Russell, a San Francisco-based life and sabbatical coach. Try these tips and products to keep yourse…
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Saved By A Poem: Just Now

In the morning as the storm begins to blow awaythe clear sky appears for a moment and it seems to methat there has been something simpler than I could ever believesimpler than I co…
Tags: Writing


Music Review: Goodnight Tender

Goodnight TenderAmy RayDaemon RecordsAmy Ray is half of the Indigo Girls with Emily Saliers, a duo that has put out 14 studio albums. As a successful artist and motivated activist,…

Music Review: Music for Love and Connection

Yoga Is Love: Music for Love and ConnectionTom CollettiSounds TrueThe multi-instrumentalist Tom Colletti wastes no time having his music touch the heart and soul. His new album,&nb…

Book Review: The Disease Delusion

The Disease DelusionConquering the Causes of Chronic Illnessfor a Healthier, Longer, and Happier LifeBy Jeffrey S. BlandHarperWaveSomewhere between salt cave therapy and prescripti…

Book Review: The Shaman Within

The Shaman WithinA Physicist’s Guide to the Deeper Dimensions of Your Life, the Universe, and EverythingBy Claude PonceletSounds TrueShamans are said to be masters of two worlds, l…
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Book Review: Waking the Buddha

Waking the BuddhaHow the Most Dynamic and Empowering Buddhist Movement in History Is ChangingOur Concept of ReligionBy Clark StrandMiddleway PressThe journalist Clark Strand believ…
Tags: Buddhism

Book Review: The Medicinal Handbook

The Medicinal Gardening HandbookA Complete Guide to Growing, Harvesting, and Using Healing HerbsBy Dede Cummings and Alyssa HolmesSkyhorse PublishingJust in time for planting seaso…
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Book Review: First Intelligence

First IntelligenceUsing the Science & Spirit of IntuitionBy Simone WrightNew World LibraryA few decades ago, mind-reading and precognition were hailed as lofty powers, possesse…
Tags: Psychics