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How The Grammys Gloss Over Great Indigenous Music Being Made Today

The Huffington Post | Maddie Crum | Posted 02.10.2017 | Arts

Chimes like raindrops ripple across a soundscape of vaguely spiritual chanting, made ethereal by digital remastering. The sound is inoffensive ― cal...

Kevin Lucas: Born to Drum

Battersby Duo | Posted 08.16.2016 | Arts
Battersby Duo

Although piano was his 1st instrument at the age of 7, Kevin Lucas became a nationally renowned percussionist and marimba virtuoso as a young man. The spine of this story however, is that Kevin Lucas, a marimba and World Drum Specialist, was Born to Drum.

Why Dishonesty Kills, And Integrity Wins.

Jassica Nia | Posted 08.08.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Jassica Nia

From my recent experience of Life, I have come to see that that is a very common way of being wherein people feel that it is necessary to be say somet...

Job Seeking Advice for Pagans

Twila York | Posted 05.31.2016 | Religion
Twila York

Job searching is a dreaded responsibility which all of us have had to face at some point. When you are Pagan the dread increases.

The New Age 40 Years Later

Rick Heller | Posted 04.25.2016 | Religion
Rick Heller

The New Age movement rose in the 1970s and has largely faded, but its impact remains, according to Mark Satin, whose 1976 book, New Age Politics, has ...

The Bravest Decision You Can Make Today

Stephen Lovegrove | Posted 04.21.2016 | Queer Voices
Stephen Lovegrove

"Tell me princess, now when did you last let your heart decide?" I remember listening to those words as a little kid, singing them over and over, and feeling sad on the inside.

The New Generation -- Misunderstood or Just Different

Tarun Sakhrani | Posted 03.28.2016 | Business
Tarun Sakhrani

We live in an interesting world, and interesting times, for sure. Of course, this is the world we live in today, and one that may be interesting to us. However, for those of us that did not know of another time, this is interesting stuff.

The True Fruit of the Spiritual Path

Mitch Ditkoff | Posted 03.28.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Mitch Ditkoff

And then, just as I turned the corner -- as if choreographed by the hand of an all knowing God -- the perfect parking space opened up right in front of the ashram. How fortunate I felt! How graced! I closed my eyes and meditated some more.

How Memes Are Hurting Trauma Survivors

Margaret Howard | Posted 02.07.2017 | Impact
Margaret Howard

Here's the thing about this saying, attributed to Lao Tzu (just below, in quotes), and others like it, which are very popular on the interwebs: It's (...

3 Signs You're Ready for More Woo Woo in Your Life

Katie Craig | Posted 02.04.2017 | GPS for the Soul
Katie Craig

Woo woo. New Age. Metaphysical. Esoteric. Spiritual. Mysterious. Are you curious about candles, crystals, divination, and working with the cycles...

3 Ways to Stay True to Yourself in a Noisy World

Anthony Awadalla | Posted 02.05.2017 | Healthy Living
Anthony Awadalla

Tools that give me the confidence that I know I need and the maturity I've developed in order to go after what I want without falling into the same mistakes I made in the past.

The Global Implications Of The Marc Gafni Scandal

Carolyn Baker | Posted 01.30.2017 | Healthy Living
Carolyn Baker

Given his sordid reputation, I assume that Gafni is a lost cause, and therefore, I am not taking him to task, but rather the purveyors of "solar spirituality" who refuse to engage with the dark side of human nature.

How to Feel More Alive in One Sentence

Will Ellis | Posted 01.21.2017 | Religion
Will Ellis

Spirituality often gets a bad rap these days, but the latin root of the word "spiritual" is spiritus, which means "breath." Our breath is the essence of being alive as a human being, so you could look at spirituality as a path to feel more alive in every moment.

How I Gradually Lost My Religious Faith As I Grew Older

Mandy Jackson-Beverly | Posted 01.18.2017 | Fifty
Mandy Jackson-Beverly

When did this happen? When did I lose faith in the fundamental beliefs of Christianity that I'd been raised to respect? What caused me to lean toward atheism? Did I miss something in confirmation class?

3 Ways to Create Your Own Ethos and Find Bliss

Mark W. Guay | Posted 12.07.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Mark W. Guay

Your rite of passage came with your first breath. And breathe deep my friends, because the air is as crisp as a fresh apple.

Remembering New Age Publishing Pioneer and Friend Jeremy Tarcher

Jamie Court | Posted 09.29.2016 | Books
Jamie Court

The countless hours he spent nurturing, noodling, editing, and revising I can only hope to pay forward and make resonant for those younger and with less experience.

Why Sedona Is Way Too Cool for Me

Molly Patrick | Posted 08.24.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Molly Patrick

It was a classic chia eating, kombucha drinking new age cafe scene. The type that makes you feel like the cool pill was passed around right when you g...

Lumeria Maui: An Unforgettable Portal in the Pacific

Greg Archer | Posted 08.18.2016 | Travel
Greg Archer

Maui. Sunshine. Adventure. What's not to like? After all, the beaches and sites on the Hawaiian Islands' next-to-youngest entity (The Big Island) are a plenty that many writers have been spotlighting them in books and magazines for quite some time.

What Do You Believe In?

Sister Jenna | Posted 08.12.2016 | OWN
Sister Jenna

I would like to briefly share with you the moment that I was introduced to Belief, and the journey I have been on since.

Michael Jordan's Mindfulness Meditation Coach: The Secret Weapon of Phil Jackson, Kobe Bryant and You

Michael Sandler and Jessica Lee | Posted 06.15.2016 | Healthy Living
Michael Sandler and Jessica Lee

Woo-woo or not, compassion is needed today more than ever, and perhaps mindfulness can help bring us there. Through Mumford's book, we can all learn to be Mindful Athletes in our day-to-day lives.

Getting Rid of My Act

Dean Opperman | Posted 05.18.2016 | Comedy
Dean Opperman

Far from being the leafy path to serenity, self help became the greasy downhill slide into insanity. I didn't snap out of it until I realized I was wrapping my legs in seaweed and singing to the seals as part of a Loon Point yoga-thin.

Now, Here, This.

Isabel Rimanoczy, Ed.D. | Posted 06.15.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Isabel Rimanoczy, Ed.D.

Photo: I.Rimanoczy If you were in Manhattan in 2012 you may have had the chance to see a musical written by Hunter Bell and Susan Blackwell, with mus...

Infinite Possibilities

Sarah Liddle | Posted 06.06.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Sarah Liddle

Infinite possibilities, Twirl, Tinker, And bring forth Sharp ideas, Soulful plans, A kingdom beyond form, Infinite possibilites, Light my way, Immo...

This Artist, And Her Nifty Handmade Machine, Will Photograph Your Aura

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 03.12.2015 | Arts

Photographs shed light on many aspects of our external appearance -- weird shadows, stray hairs, awkward smiles, lingering food particles between your...

Jesus: The Original "New Age" Thinker

Steve McSwain | Posted 02.09.2015 | Religion
Steve McSwain

I think a second reason Christians label me as a "New Age" person is because I frequently refer to God as "she" about as often as I do "he." Why? It is because God is neither.