The Desire to Serve

The Desire to Serve

It is Remembrance Day and I am thinking about all my relatives who fought in wars. A deep sadness spreads in my chest. My outer eyes move over the Pacific Ocean and stay with the expanse of space while my inner eyes wander over military graveyards in Europe with...
The Soul of the Maple

The Soul of the Maple

A Shameeah is a sacred ceremony of communicating with nature, the mechanics of which come from homeopathy, the energetics from alchemy and the ceremonial part comes from the wisdom of the indigenous peoples. The ancient Arabic word Shameeah itself refers to the origin...
Cancer and the Sin of Excessive Growth

Cancer and the Sin of Excessive Growth

“Excessive growth is a sin”, I heard spiritual teacher Thomas Huebl say. His words jolted in my body. In that moment Thomas lost me as a listener. In front of my inner eyes all the people emerged that I had treated with cancer in forty years of practicing. I saw all...
Toxic Waste

Toxic Waste

Three Turkey vultures are patrolling along the coast looking for some carcass that the waves might have washed ashore. I follow their unsteady flight until they disappear as specks in the sky somewhere above the estuary of the Trent River. My thoughts wander over the...
Journey of a Thousand Miles

Journey of a Thousand Miles

Photo: Vlad Bagacian / Pexels Today I got an email from a homeopathic colleague who once had studied with me. “The other morning I met a friend who is going through a rough time, feeling numb to life, sick and tired of feeling she has to change herself, hating...
Herring Alarm

Herring Alarm

Photo: elcarito / unsplash   Two days ago I looked up from eating and out of the window. There was a strange cloud above the water. I grabbed my binoculars and held my breath: Hundreds and hundreds of seagulls and among them about forty to fifty eagles. They all...