Tucson Gem Show – Crystal Heaven (behind the scenes)

Tucson Gem Show – Crystal Heaven (behind the scenes)

Blog version of the Crystal Zone Podcast Episode #4 (recording 6) - Tucson.mp3 (first week of March, 2020) INTRODUCTORY NOTE: this blog is the transcription of a podcast that was recorded in early March - two weeks after I’d gotten back from Tucson to Boston - and two...
Crystal INTENTION Meditation

Crystal INTENTION Meditation

This Summer, I was reviewing my Meditation offerings in preparation for the Fall. So far, I'd been doing Crystal Theme Meditations and Crystal Healing Meditations. Each deserves its own Blog, so I won't get into them here. But a new concept came to me, it has to do...
My Experience of The Alchemy of Stones (Part Two): The Shop & Market(ing)

My Experience of The Alchemy of Stones (Part Two): The Shop & Market(ing)

This is a continuation - a follow up to my Part One blog - about My Experience of The Alchemy of Stones workshop, which I attended in June of 2016. THE FRENCH SAYING - "A REFAIRE" - SOMETHING TO BE DONE AGAIN Somebody said this might be Robert Simmons' last workshop -...
the Big Apple: juicy (and sometimes rotten)…something for everyone!

the Big Apple: juicy (and sometimes rotten)…something for everyone!

PART ONE - SETTING THE SCENE When I was new to Boston (nearly 30 years ago), I wanted a Massachusetts Avenue address - and then a "foot" in the Back Bay. All towns have their "it locations" - and I've lived and worked (specifically had shops) in a few: Harvard Square...
I’m sick, and I’m well (the Lessons and Gifts of Illness).

I’m sick, and I’m well (the Lessons and Gifts of Illness).

Let me confess, I got a cold. Worse than that...a strep/flu...all wrapped up into one. It’s still making its way through my system. But it's not as bad as all that. I mean - so what(?!) - I've had Cancer before (twice). How bad can this be… And yet, people belly ache...