The Opening of the Heart

One of the most exquisite experiences you might encounter on your spiritual path is the opening of the heart center, which is often part of a full-blown kundalini awakening. St. Teresa of Avila, the Christian mystic, described it eloquently as the piercing of her heart at the hands of an “extremely beautiful angel.” This experience […]

The Seeker and the Psychic

McNamara, Sean. Renegade Mystic: The Pursuit of Spiritual Freedom through Consciousness Exploration, second edition. Mind Possible, 2021 Part autobiography, part psychic handbook, Renegade Mystic has two purposes: one is to demystify gurudom and shed light on some of the unfortunate dynamics that unfold in many a spiritual community; the other goal, instead, is to document […]

Working with Higher Energies

Josephine McCarthy, Magical Healing: A Health Survival Guide for Occultists, Pagans, Healers, and Tarot Readers; TadeHent 2019 Whether you are a psychic, a healer, a shaman, or a mystic, much of what you do entails dealing with subtle energies. Have you ever noticed how peak experiences are often followed by a mental, emotional, or even […]