The homeless made me feel at home at a time when it looked like I had it together but I felt destitute inside … I grew up in New York, which has always had a homeless population — a term most people use with a mixture of pity, disgust, fear, and guilt. The homeless, who proved to be […]
Are You Getting In Your Own Way?
A dear and powerful friend of mine, Jasbindar Singh, wrote a piece about Leadership Presence called Are You Getting In Your Own Way? This article resonates strongly with me and so I’m sharing it with you. Although it is aimed at business leaders, you can apply it to many diverse situations. Let me know (email […]
Creative Solutions to Crazy Problems
Jim Carter interviews Amy about the usefulness of Gestalt psychotherapy. Amy focuses on brilliant creative adjustments rather than pathology and diagnosis. Lots of tips and tools in this video.
Can You Feel Spiritual in Your Body?
Will Johnson is one of the most fascinating meditation teachers on the planet. I am not exaggerating. You will experience your body in a new way after listening to this. He’s been a mentor and friend of mine for many years, and I am thrilled to share a conversation I had with him recently on Mystics […]
The Surly Woman at the Deli Counter
Someone just told me a story of going into his local supermarket to get some fresh cold cuts. He went to the deli counter, where there were two women serving customers. One of them was not making eye contact, and generally conveyed a surly attitude. The other was smiling at customers and giving them samples […]
Fire Energy & Forgiveness Workshop
Join me in my online workshop on how to access your healthy anger and use it positively. Fire Energy & Forgiveness: How Healthy Anger Sets You Free This online e-course includes four video classes, along with an audio-only version for easy listening, and many extras. Fee: a mere $47 for potentially earth-shattering transformation 🙂 Location: […]
Anger Without Hostility – How to Fight Fair
I promised I’d get back to you about fair fighting if there was enough interest and there was … so let’s begin with an oft-quoted line from A Course in Miracles: Anger is never justified. It is an unequivocal statement which seems to leave us in a quandary. If we accept that anger is never […]
Thinning Away Like the Heel of a Threadbare Sock
A God-given Message came to me about 15 years ago: “You are thinning away like the heel of a threadbare sock.” I immediately understood this Message and knew it to be true, although it wasn’t easy to explain to someone else. Now feels like the right time to share how I came to be thinning […]
I Know You Really Love Me
For most of my life, I assumed there was something deep, dark and shameful about myself that would make people recoil in horror from me, if they really got to know me. This belief was unconscious, and it actually took a lot of work for me to admit this to myself. It was necessary, because […]
It’s Irresponsible NOT To Be A Millionaire
If you don’t like who has the money, get some of it yourself! I’ve always made a modest income and managed to live quite nicely. But last October I bumped into my budget and saw that it was not covering my expenses. Ummm, how did that happen? Oh, all the usual ways. Maybe we can […]