WHERE IS GOD?

by Dr. Joe Vitale “Do you believe in God?” I would get that question after people read my book, The Attractor Factor, or read (or saw the movie) The Secret. They somehow assumed that the Law of Attraction replaced God. They somehow assumed that people who practice the Law of Attraction are playing God. That…

ENCHANTED

Time’s fun when you’re having flies. – Frog’s Leap Winery T-shirt slogan Enchantment – it’s the key to all art, music and literature. Filmmaking started as flickering illusions of shadow and light that were seen as magic, and crowds have always flocked to see a good magic show. Digital technology means you can carry your…

Letter From the Editor

October is the month for scary stuff, but scary stuff ain’t what it used to be. Movie monsters used to be sympathetic anti-heroes with a human side – Frankenstein, Dracula, the Wolfman. Now, even the screen in your own home is filled with truly terrifying creatures, mockeries of humanity, void of personality, with sagging flesh…

TRUE COLORS Spirit Light painting and extensions of the soul

Quick quiz – what profession works around a client’s crown chakra while they open up their life experiences and innermost secrets, then uses touch, color, shape, and proportion to bring out their true beauty – and they leave looking and feeling wonderful? Intuitive bodyworker? Color therapist? Medium? Spiritual counselor? Hairstylist. Makes sense – Native Americans…

FIND YOUR FREQUENCY And design your Sacred Space

by Nancy Harte Everything in the universe is energy. Everything owes its shape and form wholly and solely to sound and vibration. Should that be altered in any way, the pattern changes accordingly. – Sir Peter Guy Manners, M.D. According to NASA, less than five percent of the Universe is known. That includes everything on…

Witches, Shamans, and the Number 13

by Christina Allen Myths and legends warn of the wicked witch who lives at the edge of the forest, the green, warty creature who brews toxic tonics in her cauldron and bakes little children in her oven. She crafts poison apples to put princesses to sleep and casts potent spells over innocent men and women. But…

REMOTE VIEWING Samhain, Stargates, and Celebrating the Unseen

by Ronan Samhain (Celtic Harvest) and Halloween conjure images of celebrating under disguise, giving people of all ages a unique opportunity to indulge in mischief and merriment. Divination was also practiced by the Celts, particularly during harvest season, to commune with Spirits and predict the future. Millennia later, your tax dollars helped fund a similar…

SKELETONS IN THE CLOSET

by Leslie Fonteyne During the fall, leaves drop, winds pick up, rain whips us around. It’s as if anything loose is going to come unhinged. At Halloween, we put out scary paraphernalia for the kids and get a chuckle. What if we chose to pull out some real stuff, some of our own skeletons within…

BREAD-FREE BREAD RECIPE Pumpkin Mug Cake

by Nerissa Oden Pumpkin has been eaten in North America as far back as 9,000 years ago. Pumpkins are harvested and sold in September and October, but generally this American fruit is sold year round as canned puree. If you’re sensitive to pumpkin, you can substitute sweet potato for most recipes. I’ve been cooking around…

The Still, Small Voice of the Outlaw Within

(Adapted from an award-winning 2001 Austin Writer’s Guild radio script) Fiction, by Michael Abedin Tried to tell Frank and Jesse, don’t go ridin’ into Northfield, Minnesota. Told the Kid, don’t be walkin’ into dark rooms in the middle of the night, not when Garrett’s on your trail. And I sure as hell told Hickock, never,…

UN CARINO DE ESPANTO (The Cuddling Ghost)

by Beth Carpenter I have a book titled Stories that Must not Die, by Juan Sauvageau. Each story is written in English and Spanish. The Cuddling Ghost is about a disincarnate entity that lived in a home in Santa Elena, Mexico. The realtor was unable to sell the home, because everyone in the neighborhood knew…

Bach Chronicles, Part Thirty-two Wild Rose The Apathy Remedy

In the 1930’s, English physician Edward Bach created a series of thirty-six flower essences, prepared from plants found in his native England, to address underlying mental, emotional, and spiritual aspects of physical disease. This ongoing series describes those remedies. Edward Bach, the story goes, created a lot of his famous flower essences by becoming so…

WARRIOR GODDESS TRAINING Become the Woman You Are Meant to Be

Excerpted from the new book by HeatherAshAmara As women, we’re trained to seek our wholeness and value and find love through others. Fifty years ago, we were told a husband and children would complete us – that was about our only option. Today, what makes us worthy might be a beloved, a career, or even…

Dear Ashtara

Dear Ashtara, When someone is already getting messages from spirit, how do we start to discern who is saying what? Marcus, 38, Austin, TX Dear Marcus, Most people never know who is talking. One must earn that high position on Earth. Simply ask who it is and see if they will allow you to have…