Hope or despair? What are these ancient stones saying?

It’s a reminder that humanity lives under the constant threat of tragedy, but tragedy is also an opportunity for the best of our natures. ‘Hunger Stones’ are emerging across Europe. The idea is that for centuries people have been watching rivers rise and fall with the seasons. And there would be certain stones in the […]

Rate Hikes: Did I get it wrong?

Markets still think rate hikes are coming. Turn it up. Ok, let me give you a little update. Back in May I noted that the markets and most people were expecting the next move in interest rates to be up. I said they were crazy: I’m way out on my own here, but hear me […]

The secret message in old Shakespeare

Shakespeare had some amazing things to say about being in integrity, generous and abundant. Shakespeare left the world a lot of wisdom and many wonderful turns of phrase. After 400 years though, you do have to wonder if some things are not getting lost in translation. Take the saying, “to your own self be true.” […]

The “You Are What You think” Revolution

Everyone’s heard the old saying that you are what you eat… but there is something that affects you much more deeply and yet most people never pay attention to it. So I want to change that and start a new revolution.

Axe This Ancient Emotional Block Now

We are all guilty of some wishful-thinking sometimes. Thankfully, the Tibetan monks are on to it. A lot of what we call ‘spiritual wisdom’ is really just common sense. Take that saying in Tibetan Buddhism: Before enlightenment, chop wood, carry water. After enlightenment, chop wood, carry water. I don’t think this is meant to a […]