It’s always about the magic…

by Winter on September 7, 2016

It’s been a while since I posted, and since I have several programs on Medical Intuition coming up, I thought I would give you my perspective on the process. First and foremost it’s about the magic…and we find magic through exploration.

After my Gateway week at the Institute I kept returning, not only because of what I was discovering about my self, both my I-ness and the expanded state of Winter that went beyond any title, but rather, I liked the fact that when asked a question about his adventures, Bob (Monroe) would say, “You go find out.  Then come back and tell me.”

Taking that advice to heart, I felt free to venture beyond any and everything I had ever imagined. In the beginning, despite my degree in Psychology, I didn’t have a clue about consciousness, mind, spirit, energy or anything else we might list here.

Because I had the ability to go into a deep, relaxed state and talk about what was taking place, I was asked to take part in the second group of Explorers. Subsequently, the many hours I spent in the booth listening to the soft voice of Rita Warren asking questions through my headset, gave me the best education I ever had.

My time in the booth gave me both the desire for and the foundation for our medical intuition program.  What better way to learn about “you” in all of your many facets: your body, your mind, your spirit…than to become an explorer and discover for yourself?

You are probably wondering what you could take away from a class with the title of medical intuition. My hope would be that you become an “Explorer.” That you get out of yourself, that you go beyond the realm of your separate “I-ness” and allow room for something true and useful to arise that the “I” can not create. That you discover the “observer” and the “observer” behind the observer. (This is what I found.)

And in the process, you might just discover the pause between your thoughts, “the space between the notes.” (In music, our mind fills in the space between the notes, creating what we hear.) And in that space…lies everything.

Or, I could simply suggest that you could learn to relax, releasing hormones that may well repair and heal your body; that you may possibly experience a flow, another dimension, that could help you see yourself and others more clearly.

During the class you can:

  • Discern between ego and intuition
  • Learn to experience “wordlessness”
  • Recognize your inner signals for yes and no
  • Harness your dreams for healing
  • Learn to think about illness symbolically
  • Use metaphor to transform symptoms
  • Experience the role of imagination
  • Be trained to use EFT (Emotional Freedom Techniques): (change the beliefs your body carries)
  • Explore symbolic expressions of underlying psycho-spiritual imbalances
  • Understand the human energy system
  • Use the Chinese 5 Element Theory as metaphor
  • Practice Yoga Nidra, dream interpretation and Qi Gong daily

Regardless of your reason for coming to a program on medical intuition, my opinion is that we are not drawn together to be able to read the health of ourselves, or someone else.  That is the cosmic hook, the magic that pulls us in. (I was once called a “cosmic hooker.”  I rather liked that description.)

And in reality, it’s always about the magic.

Join me and Dr. Larry Burk for the next Medical Intuition program at the Monroe Institute:

Medical Intuition

November 5-11, 2016

 

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Spinning out of Time

by Winter on May 8, 2016

It has been several years since I first started suggesting that we “walk with our knees flexed.”  This is because I hold the belief that so much in our lives is subject to change we need to always anticipate the unexpected. And so it is today, which started out (or so I thought) fairly well laid out, but within the opening bell (Micha, our dog giving me wet kisses) it began to unravel and now, seven hours later, the day looks nothing like it did when I woke up.

I try to go with the flow, thinking this is the Tao—the constant ebb and flow of life.  But lately, it seems as if there has been much more ebb than flow. Or, maybe it’s flow x 100. Things are getting weird, in fact, things are downright chaotic, and they seem to be spinning out of time.

My husband frequently suggests that I am “too” detached.  That I “see” life as we know it crumbling and I don’t get emotionally involved. (That’s probably my detached moon in Aquarius, but it could be a result of the Monroe Institute training, “view with no emotion,” or both.)  Or, unfortunately, because the crumbs haven’t literally landed on our doorstep, I really don’t believe everything is falling apart. Yes, clients are more demanding, perhaps crazier, and not dependable; the internet less reliable; cell phone usage sporadic at best, and the changing weather taxes everything from my ability to grow food to arranging timely flights.

Chris Martenson recently put the chaos into perspective. (I suggest that you read the entire article, there is a lot of meat in it.)

Those of us who can read the signs for what they are, not what we wish or believe them to be, have a special duty to first prepare ourselves for what’s coming and then help others. To put on our own oxygen masks first, and then help the others around us.

For a variety of reasons, most of them rooted in archaic evolutionary brain structures, most humans are not well adapted to face change, let alone major change.

And the volatility and chaos that’s arising all over the globe is well beyond major change. Therefore it’s well beyond the capability of most people respond to effectively — perhaps even at all.

So it’s up to you, the one reading this, to lead the way by becoming the change you wish to see. 

After reading Chris’ article, I was prompted to read what political astrologer, Bill Herbst, had posted. It’s another version of the same thing:

Trump is capitalizing on a virtual tsunami of inchoate rage that is welling up and now starting to crest in our collective psyche, especially among Americans who feel that they have lost privileges to which they believe they have been entitled. These losses in income, status, well being, and even meaning itself are felt as unjust, unfair, and just plain wrong.

This segment of the population has no trouble finding scapegoats for their losses, particularly in government or society at large.

Astrologers have been telling us that as we move from Pisces to Aquarius institutions will fall, the old establishment will try to hold on to their power, and there will be great potential for civil unrest.

It seems to be they are right.

 

 

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