Helping birth the divine human

January 25th, 2013 by Tonya

Something really struck a chord with me at a retreat I was on at the New Year. It was the concept of the 'divine human being' - what Chris, who was running the event, called homo divinicus (as opposed to homo sapiens). Why did this strike a chord with me? (more…)

The truth will set you free

January 19th, 2013 by Tonya

I walked into a shop on New Years Day and in front of me was a little dove necklace carved out of coconut shell. Exquisite. Now I don't usually buy things that I don't need - but I was given a clear direction inside to buy this little dove. And as I turned it over in my hands while waiting to pay, I was 'given' that this little creature represented not just (more…)

The dangerous sport of book editing

January 12th, 2013 by Tonya

You would never have thought that book editing was a dangerous practice, would you? The kind that elicits high insurance premiums, like surfing or investigative journalism? But I would suggest that it is. I've just spent the last 40 minutes (more…)

Learning to shine our light

January 11th, 2013 by Tonya

Do you remember those immortal words of Marianne Williamson, an excerpt (and a stroke of genius) from her book A Return to (more…)