Archive for the Stories of Awakening and Healing Category

Three symptoms of being naturally psychic

This article is one of a series about a recent psychic party I attended. See bottom of article for related articles. At this party, the psychic, Jonna, told us a little of her story of learning how she was so psychic. And I nodded along because parts […]

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How to tell the difference between your spirit guides and your conscience

Chatting with another healer recently, I listened as she told an all too common story of burning out of a high-stress healing job as an addiction counselor. It was about politics. It was about management that required drama to showcase their own mental lack of health. It […]

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Adventures in watching the logical mind deal with pain

Was sitting up in bed this morning, listening to birdsong and enjoying the cool (ok, COLD — this is Wisconsin) breeze drifting in the windows…. ahhh…. when my cute little monkey mind noticed that my back hurt. Very slightly. In one spot. The pain had started in January […]

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Peace through a simple spiritual practice

About 14 years ago, I enthusiastically started what may be an unusual spiritual practice, one that seems very simple yet has challenged me and fascinated me ever since. This practice also has brought tremendous relief and inner peace as it has helped me see the world as […]

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A secret about clutter: this morning’s meditation insight

My friend is putting together a class on clearing clutter, and this perennial struggle has been top of my mind.  Then this morning, my meditation gave me an unexpected insight into the piles and disorganization we call clutter. As I sat in meditation enjoying an unusually deep […]

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Went fishin’ for something greater…

Over and over again in the spiritual journey, we encounter dark nights of the soul–periods when we get discouraged and bleak, despite our circumstances. This depression rarely makes sense: just last week you may have been totally upbeat about a certain project, with the world at your […]

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Is Your Intuition Scaring You?

As a coach or mentor to healers, I often meet folks who are really weirded out by their own intuitive gifts. I get desperate emails from strangers asking what to do because they see double numbers on the clock all the time, or feel other people’s emotions, […]

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Fastest way to clear pain and burnout

On Friday I attended a writer’s retreat and I am still floating. Because I am a writer. It’s my life purpose, the way I fulfill my divine contract. When I returned, I was quite surprised to find the pain from a recent horrible relationship blowup had all […]

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Change your environment, change your health

~ Daria’s Wednesday Wisdom column ~ A client called reporting that her blood sugar levels, which had been stable and manageable, were starting to spike and change unexpectedly. “Should I come in for more healing work?” she asked. Usually I leave that answer up to her higher […]

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Feeling blue or stuck? Be inspired by these videos

The most powerful “cure” for feeling blue, sad, tired or depressed is helping others. Now, even in the middle of the night, you can be inspired by healing and helping stories. KarmaTube.org offers videos about people who have helped others and overcome their own challenges. It inspires […]

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Healing story: It was hard to become a healer, with all my doubt

It was hard for me to become a healer.  I am a child of unassailable logic and practicality.  My family of origin worships science.  And I was raised to be more concerned with what everyone else thought of me than with what I thought of me.  (Thus […]

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You are each my favorite… how is that possible?

At breakfast this morning, I told my daughter she was my favorite child and I loved her more than anyone else in the world. She said no, that wasn’t true, I loved all my kids the same. I smiled and said, exactly — I love each of […]

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A big lesson from my third painting: good is great

In 2001, I was learning to paint.  On my third project, while working on the water under my leaping dolphin, I boldly added a darker blue to the depths of the waves.  When I stepped back to see the effect, I was amazed.  It looked like a […]

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4 lessons from my first painting

I’ve always wanted to paint.  In 2001, I took my first painting class from the local recreation program.  I thought of myself as a logical professional at the time, not an artsy type.  I bought the materials relying entirely on the list and the store clerk, shocked at […]

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Am I an artist? (Are you?)

Whew, I’ve been going through a major healing wave in the last few weeks!  The kind where I stop calling my friends for a while b/c I’m processing stuff.  (They are used to this, bless them.)  In mid-January, it was like a floodgate opened on a clogged […]

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Final Clear Wisdom holiday gift call is today!

Listen to these powerful intuitive consults where Daria taps the higher wisdom of each callers to ask what steps they can take to most effectively and efficiently reach their goal.  (Sometimes, it’s surprising!)  Sign up and you’ll get the call-in info right away, as well as the […]

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Looking forward to a new year with YOU!

Dear Powerful Being of Compassion, I hope you enjoyed the long holiday weekend!  We had a great family Christmas, very low key, fun and cosy for all the kids — the ones between 5 and 15, and the two 40-something kids as well.  😉 For the last […]

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Sign up here for our next Clear Wisdom holiday gift call!

To give back to our beloved members and fans, we’ve given away six FREE Clear Wisdom intuitive consult calls this month!  Enjoy the magic.  Sign up now to receive the new call-in number as well as access to the recordings and case studies.  (Yes, we’ll be following […]

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New FREE audio learning: Healing 101

It’s here — Healing 101! Have a few ideas about how to make the world a better place?  Empower yourself to do that by learning to think waaaaay beyond the box — that is, to think like a healer. Discover how you already have the ability to […]

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NEW Free Call — A Listening Guide to our FREE “I am a Healer” series of interviews

You have a tremendous power within you — right now — to make a meaningful positive difference in other people’s lives.  To move beyond problems to a place where they simply become irrelevant:  to heal. Join us as we celebrate our goal of bringing more healing into the world […]

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