100 Days of Waking Up

100 Days of Waking Up

7 Lessons from Dreams and Nightmares in Difficult Times by Tzivia Gover Good Morning Dreamer, Or good afternoon, or good evening. Whatever time of day it is when you are reading this, I would like to talk to you about waking up, and staying awake—and how dreams can...
What’s My Purpose?

What’s My Purpose?

Finding the Big Dream of Your Life Career counseling for high school and college students these days often consists of sitting down in front of a computer and logging onto a site that offers screen after screen of multiple choice questions (like one of those...
A Golden Opportunity

A Golden Opportunity

Beyond the Drama of the Golden Calf When I signed up to lead the weekly study circle at my synagogue, I did so having no idea what Torah portion I would be getting, but I trusted that whatever I was assigned would hold some specific meaning for me. And it did. When I...
The Heart Is Where Home Is

The Heart Is Where Home Is

A Question for The Shaman I’d been looking forward to this day ever since I’d signed up for the writing retreat on Lake Atitlan in Guatemala a month before. Now, seated on the patio just beyond the registration desk I looked out to the horizon where a cloud hovered...