We are starting to do live events in our new hometown of Asheville, North Carolina. Our first event is called Deep Soulful Relating: The Way of Co-Creative Love. We will engage in an exploratory conversation about "tribal enlightenment" and the possibility that Asheville is for something like this.
We're excited and eager to begin a new era in our professional life. Some of you have been following us since our early community days in Hawaii with the Empyrean Community in 1978 and then again in San Diego with Heart to Heart for twenty years, starting in the 80’s.
In 1999, we took our teachings to the Internet and developed a global online community that was all virtual. Teleseminars, phone coaching, multimedia educational programs, all focused on creating a beautiful life grounded in enlightened partnerships.
Now, we both feel we are at the beginning a new era, something new and a bit mysterious is emerging through us. We can hardly wait to see what it might be!
Has anyone ever asked you, “How are you doing?”, and it’s a day when you’re not at your best? You don’t want to be a downer, nor do you want to discuss it. So, you lie and say “I’m great!”
All of us have experience with this, our culture has trained us how to pretend and save face. If this automated response was costing you more than you have ever thought possible, would you want to know about it?
Soulful relationships are grounded in trust. When you connect with others in a soulful way there is no room for pretense. As our capacity for soulful connection deepens, so does our capacity to feel others feelings. If people are deceiving themselves or others it becomes a glaring incongruity. And old conditioned ways of looking the other way until it has passed simply don’t cut it anymore. We can’t fool people the way we used to, they can see right through a smiling façade. Continue reading