Tag Archives: higher mind

Beyond who I think I am

All through history, the human species has suspected that there are higher forms of consciousness than that which we are accustomed to experiencing in our daily lives. The challenge has been the attainability of such mind-stretching realities, where we instantly … Continue reading

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Is it okay for witches to eat little children?

In Fairy Tales, that is exactly what witches are designated to do! Unfortunately, such stories have been deemed “savage” towards children by some post-modern thinkers who are strident at pointing out any kind of injustice they think they see with … Continue reading

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Swedenborg and Gurdjieff’s search for higher mind

One of the major discoveries about the “human potential” made by both Emanuel Swedenborg and George Gurdjieff is that all humans have innate and deeper levels of mental activity. This deeper level of perception, understanding and feeling is fully developed … Continue reading

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Sophie, a discriminating scientist, talks to two sages about the Bible

Once upon a time there lived an intellectually sophisticated woman named Sophie. She had chosen a career as a scientist. She was not motivated simply by proving that women were equally capable of learning math and the methods of rational … Continue reading

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Why does Cupid carry a weapon?

We are all familiar with the cute image of Cupid as a chubby little child with angelic wings. Cupid is also armed with a bow and arrow. If you are lucky enough to be shot through the heart with one … Continue reading

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A Secret Meeting in a Secret Place

I am sitting in a room of about 30-40 men and women who have come together to discuss an unflattering revelation. Every one of them (including myself) has become painfully aware that something is horribly wrong with their behavior in … Continue reading

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A Scientist Learns About The Science Of Love

Once upon a time there lived a theoretical physicist named Phil. He was devoted to a materialistic ideology and refused to believe in any metaphysical principles ruling the universe. He even believed that religion was anti-intellectual. One day while he … Continue reading

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The thistle and the goldfinch

Once upon a time there was a precocious young lad who wanted to know where one could find real wisdom. So the boy went to see an aging man in the neighborhood who had a reputation for being wise. The … Continue reading

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March Madness: Religion Above the Rim

I have been alive on earth long enough to see the game of basketball become totally transformed. Today’s basketball players (high school, college and pros) have elevated the game and their athleticism to such new heights that they are now … Continue reading

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