"There is an almost sensual longing for communion with others who have a larger vision. The immense fulfillment of the friendships between those engaged in furthering the evolution of consciousness has a quality almost impossible to describe.”

- Pierre Teillard de Chardin

Several years ago I was inspired to create a meeting place on the internet where individuals committed to establishing actuality in their lives could read articles on various topics relevant to living contactfully as well as share their experiences and support each other. This section of my website is the beginning of bringing this dream to fruition. It is my hope that the ideas presented here will provide direction finders for your journey towards wholeness and liberation and may even offer a foundation for conversations with others…because I believe healing takes place in contact. And a community based on this growth-oriented approach towards living may have the potential of moving the world at large towards a peace so necessary, I believe, for the conditions of today.


In this season of gifting (and receiving), I can’t help but wonder if what people really need in the midst of all this stress is compassion, not only for themselves but for each other too. What I see instead is a lot of self-indulgence.  So what is the difference between self-indulgence and self-compassion and why […]

Why is Immediacy necessary?

There are these two young fish swimming along and they happen to meet an older fish swimming the other way, who nods at them and says, “Morning, boys.  How’s the water?”  And the two young fish swim on for a bit, and then eventually one of them looks over at the other and goes, “What […]