Girasol Dinamico by Ricardo Chavez, complete with sacred geometry

Mantra for April to Awaken Your Consciousness & Open Your Heart ❤

By Trina Otero Featured image by Ricardo Chavez-Mendez It's now Spring [in my part of the world :)] - nature is alive and there's so much rebirth! The month of April is almost over, but it's not too late to share these mantras for this month. These are perfect! They are beautiful songs to awaken your … Continue reading Mantra for April to Awaken Your Consciousness & Open Your Heart ❤

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What is Craving? How My Dreams & Research Led Me to a Profound Message About Awareness

By Trina Otero om ajnana-timirandhasya jnananjana-salakaya caksur unmilitam yena tasmai sri-gurave namah [I was born in the darkest ignorance, and my spiritual master opened my eyes with the torch of knowledge. I offer my respectful obeisances unto him.] "The Noble Truth of the Origin of Suffering is craving. We need to point out that this word … Continue reading What is Craving? How My Dreams & Research Led Me to a Profound Message About Awareness

Connection to the Universe, Akosmopolite

My Landline to the Universe

By Trina Otero Carlito is my bridge to the other side. He's my personal connection to the rest of the Universe. I have been thinking a lot since his passing. I have also felt an array of emotions that have led to spontaneous crying and then laughing. But they are just emotions flowing forth... I … Continue reading My Landline to the Universe

Heartbreak & Training Wheels (and Rumi’s Merchant Ships, of course)

By Trina Otero There's nothing like fresh heartache to inspire the uninspired writer. Ahhhh, thank you pain for the motivation. After all, the best love songs, poetry, and stories come from a heart-broken lass or lad. Women still wonder why they keep getting hurt, when they are told to keep their heart open for love. … Continue reading Heartbreak & Training Wheels (and Rumi’s Merchant Ships, of course)

The Poetic Expression of Transition

By Trina Otero Transition periods are twilight zones - neither here nor there. Just suspended in space, waiting. At a rest stop. A crossroads. Neither dead nor alive, it is the in-between state. Spirituality is full of wonder, magic, joy and peace, but it is also full of periodic deaths. When I dig deeper into … Continue reading The Poetic Expression of Transition

Growing Pains

by Trina Otero How arrogant of me to think I had fully evolved past some lessons. Yes, I've learned a great deal, and I am nowhere near where I used to be nor am I caged in Fear. But it is apparent that learning for my soul evolution will never end. Even when I'm beyond … Continue reading Growing Pains