Discovering the ONE in m(3NO)pause

“Nothing had prepared (her) for the wrenching desperation of this struggle.  (She) had always known mastery over herself, but now that very mastery was to be renounced, that effortless freedom of spirit (she) had already attained had to be surrendered.  (She) saw the Path disappear before (her) as the last gates of the world slowly … Continue reading

Menopause and the fight or flight response

My husband and I were watching television one evening when a commercial aired for New Mexico, inviting tourists to experience the land of enchantment. I made a disgusted sound.  “What’s the matter?” my husband asked. “Really?” I asked. “The land of enchantment?  It’s. a. desert! There’s no water anywhere, we’re in a drought, all the … Continue reading