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Full Metal Alchemist - The Complete Series on Blu-ray

Kenyth Mogan | Posted 07.18.2016 | Entertainment
Kenyth Mogan

Unlike other anime titles in the Shōnen (boys) genre "Full Metal Alchemist" caught my attention immediately. It had magic, mystery, and cute boys - w...

How to Survive a Crisis: 5 Steps to Shift Your Mindset

Karen M. Wyatt, M.D. | Posted 04.26.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Karen M. Wyatt, M.D.

Here is a five-step strategy for a "mindset makeover" to help you look at life's challenges with the serenity, courage and wisdom you need to survive:

Dancing Amidst the Shadows

Mary Rogers | Posted 01.26.2017 | Arts
Mary Rogers

Recently, my heart swelled wider than my chest as I watched my niece perform in her Allegro Winter Spectacular. I found a love for lyrical dance that ...

The Astrological & Mythological Origins of Christmas

Gahl Eden Sasson | Posted 12.19.2016 | Religion
Gahl Eden Sasson

Since this year Christmas falls right on the full moon in Cancer, I wanted to dedicate this post to the origin of Christmas focusing on some of the ho...

The Alchemy of Post-Traumatic Growth

Dr. Gary Trosclair | Posted 11.25.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Dr. Gary Trosclair

What might we learn if we looked for the common denominators of change mapped out by modern psychological research and ancient rituals? What if clinic...

Devotion in Motion

Miriam Ava | Posted 10.25.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Miriam Ava

Dedicate your day to something bigger than normal, better than average, brighter than ordinary. Trudging through life, going through the motions, has ...

Are You Taking Action to Materialize Creative Visions?

Melissa Mae | Posted 09.02.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Melissa Mae

I royally sucked at romance, (translation: dated emotionally unavailable men) until one day I gave up that BS and drafted a letter to The Universe req...

5 Steps to Turn Suffering Into Blessing

Jennie Lee | Posted 08.10.2016 | Healthy Living
Jennie Lee

The process of personal growth is a type of alchemy. If engaged with consciously, it is possible to transform the pain of life into great strength. Il...

Susan Breen: The Elemental Substance of Nature

D. Dominick Lombardi | Posted 07.14.2016 | Arts
D. Dominick Lombardi

In recent times, few painters have made substantive strides in the field of floral and still life painting. One such artist is Susan Breen. At first glance, viewers are often drawn in by the mood of the work, which can be anything from somber or heavy-hearted to spiritually uplifting and enlightening.

Moses Pendleton Is an Alchemist, and His Company Is Making Magic at the Joyce

Alexandra Villarreal | Posted 07.10.2016 | Arts
Alexandra Villarreal

Pendleton isn't just a choreographer. He's a photographer who's featured in galleries around the United States and Europe. He's a writer and reader who translates ideas into images on the stage. He's an adventurer who listens to birdcalls and imagines musical scores.

Halloween, Scorpio, Reincarnation and the Birth of Astrology

Gahl Eden Sasson | Posted 12.30.2014 | Religion
Gahl Eden Sasson

The goal of life is death --Sigmund Freud If you live in the Northern hemisphere, and if you are lucky enough to reside ...

A Reluctant Alchemist

Jean-Paul Bedard | Posted 12.16.2014 | Healthy Living
Jean-Paul Bedard

Life is not meant to be lived in one place -- and by that I am not referring to physical local, but to the level of growth or understanding we have reached.

Information Overload

William E. White | Posted 08.05.2014 | Education
William E. White

We can educate our children by rote, but we will surely lose the future unless we embrace our enlightenment heritage of reason, logic, and innovation.

Reflections: A Work-in-Progress Report of an Unfolding Spiritual Quest

Suneet Alva | Posted 06.15.2014 | Healthy Living
Suneet Alva

I see the dynamic phase of my spiritual growth as one that will bring me more and more into a state of balance as I contribute, in my own way, to help bring about a greater sense of balance in the world through the work I do. A positive feedback loop.

(R)evolution at the 64th Berlinale: Clooneymania to Nymphomania Climaxing in a Double Decker Zeitgeist

Lisa Paul Streitfeld | Posted 04.21.2014 | Arts
Lisa Paul Streitfeld

Along with a full circle (r)evolution beyond the Uncertainty Principle, the underlying signature of this Berlinale is that European specialty: no holds barred sex exploding mainstream.

You Are an Alchemist

Sharon Kay Edwards | Posted 11.27.2013 | Arts
Sharon Kay Edwards

If it is Alchemy to take the ordinary, and make it cherished and treasured -- if turning the commonplace into the marvelous is Art -- can we do this in our everyday, in and among our routine? I think we all do in a sense.

Yeasty Alchemy in Telluride

Corinna Clendenen | Posted 10.01.2013 | Denver
Corinna Clendenen

Like the air, culture tends to thin out and become rarefied above 8,000 feet. How else can you explain such anomalies as the bread at the Cosmopolitan Restaurant in Telluride, Colorado?

The Power of Time Off

Ashley Turner | Posted 06.18.2013 | Healthy Living
Ashley Turner

This week's vlog is about the difference between Chairos and Chronos, the importance of giving yourself permission to do less (or nothing at all) and the power of taking time off.

'Superman' Germs Transform Toxin Into Precious Metal

The Huffington Post | Meredith Bennett-Smith | Posted 10.04.2012 | Science

Can germs do what alchemists can't? Maybe so. Researchers at Michigan State University have found a way to coax bacteria to turn a toxic, liquid chemi...

The Motion of Heavenly Bodies

Shahid Mahmood | Posted 11.05.2012 | World
Shahid Mahmood

Sir Isaac Newton said, "I can calculate the motion of heavenly bodies, but not the madness of people." There is no disputing physics -- it is a scienc...

Drawing the Great Work: Ann McCoy's (R)evolutionary "Ovum Philosophorum"

Lisa Paul Streitfeld | Posted 06.30.2012 | Arts
Lisa Paul Streitfeld

The patriarch is not only external but exists inside of all of us. Until we can transmute the inner authority that denies quantum leaps generated by multiple expanding consciousness, we cannot embody a new cyclical paradigm. The artist shows us the way.

A Modern Voice of an Ancient Alphabet

Kelley Harrell | Posted 05.09.2012 | Books
Kelley Harrell

The insights he drew from that era fuel his drive to share the Runes as a tool to help others needing such wisdom today. In that light, Tyriel feels the Runes have great significance to modern life and perspectives.

PHOTOS: 'Alchemy' Exhibition Presents A Chemical Fantasy

Posted 01.11.2012 | Arts

Alchemy in its strict definition means turning base metals into gold. The term also applies to an almost divine transmutation, a process both scientif...

What Heaven Looks Like: Part 2

James Elkins | Posted 01.28.2012 | Arts
James Elkins

I am serializing an unpublished book in this column. It's about an amazing, mysterious manuscript I discovered in Scotland with nothing in it but 50 watercolor paintings.

What Heaven Looks Like

James Elkins | Posted 01.23.2012 | Arts
James Elkins

2011-11-23-Screenshot20111123at8.42.29AM.pngI discovered an amazing, mysterious manuscript in Scotland. It's a little book with nothing in it but 50 watercolor paintings.