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...
How to Work with Crystals?

How to Work with Crystals?

INTRODUCTION Such an important question - "How to Work with Crystals?" - with a hundred (and certainly more) answers out there...and only a limited amount of time (and space) to respond to the question...I have to choose my words carefully, which is why I've turned...
Crystal Pricing – it’s in all the eye of the beholder

Crystal Pricing – it’s in all the eye of the beholder

PART ONE - the principal of it I joined the Boston Mineral Club recently, and overheard one of the elder gemologists say "unlike in most industries, there's no standardized system for pricing minerals." A lightbulb went off for me. Of course, I thought - that's so...