Three Agreements

Several years ago, Don Miguel Ruiz, author of The Four Agreements and a gifted teacher of Toltec wisdom, gave me three agreements for my own life. I had made the four agreements part of my practice, and these additional three helped to put the changes I wanted to make into place. I’m sharing them now in case they can be helpful to you. Continue reading

Star Origins

“Be humble for you are made of earth.
Be noble for you are made of stars.” —Serbian proverb

IMG_1327I’ve been asking friends who aren’t actively on this path to draw a card from my New Earth deck to start their new year. Recently two of them drew the Star Origin card. Surprisingly, the first person said, “Well, yes, I know I’m not from here.” The second person told me about a memory she’d never shared: that she was out in space somewhere with someone who was lit up with light, who said to her, “That’s where you’re going.” And then pointed to a faraway earth. Continue reading