We Were Made For These Times

By Ron Pevny In her beautiful essay, We Were Made for These Times, Clarissa Pinkola Estes included these powerful words: “When a great ship is in harbor and moored, it is safe, there can be no doubt. But that is not what great ships are built for. Do not lose… Continue reading

Redefining Our Sense of Purpose and Meaning

 By Katia Petersen How we view the aging process affects the way we choose to live our lives. Entering into elderhood can be an amazing part of our spiritual journey especially when we choose to understand, embrace, and witness the daily miracles we experience every step of the way. Choosing… Continue reading

Body Wisdom

by Frolic Taylor “In our body is our life journey – a record of all that we have seen and done. In our cells are the memories of all our joys and heartbreaks and all of our errors and deep wisdom.” Seven years ago, I attended Ron Pevny’s Conscious Eldering… Continue reading

Navigating Life’s Passages: Wisdom for Times of Crisis

  Throughout our lives we experience many transitions — passages between one social role and another, passages between stages in our development throughout the human lifespan, and passages that mark significant growth opportunities at whatever life stage we are in. And now multiple health, social and environmental crises are thrusting… Continue reading

Befriending Difficult Emotions in a Time of Crisis

by Ron Pevny Like many of us these days, I recently participated in a virtual sharing circle. In this gathering, members of a spiritually oriented community shared their experiences of sheltering-in-place, aka mandated social distancing, during the first stages of the age of coronavirus. One of the focusing questions which… Continue reading

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