The Nativity Scene and the Animals

Alison JamesArticles

When we revisit the Nativity scene of Jesus the Christ in celebration of his birth in Jerusalem, we are reminded that he, the Avatar of Love, was born into a life of humble beginnings and simplicity.  His birthplace, the stable, … Read More

I AM a Star

Alison JamesArticles

Some years ago, while attending a channeling session in New York, Brightstar, a spiritual guide and gatekeeper for trance channel Alex Murray, came through to teach us the verse below. It bears repeating until it is memorized and part of … Read More

Azurite-Malachite

Alison JamesMystic Crystal Revelations

These two beautiful crystals are often found growing side by side.  While their structure and coloration are different, they work synergistically for a shared purpose. Dark or electric blue Azurite, the Stone of Heaven, appears to have its layers deeply … Read More

Achilles and Chiron: Healing Old Wounds

Alison JamesArticles

Post the 11:11:11 stargate opening and acceleration point, has an old issue or ingrained patterning resurfaced causing you discomfort of some kind?  Is something tripping you up and preventing your forward motion? What we refer to as an “Achilles’ heel” … Read More

Our Heroic Horses – War Horse

Alison JamesAlisons Commentary

Healing is at hand for man and the equine kingdom!  Few extol the virtues of horses, but in the theatre production of the novel War Horse by Michael Morpurgo, the horse takes center stage. In this extraordinary stage presentation, the … Read More

The Skin I Live In

Alison JamesAlisons Commentary

The title of this movie piqued my curiosity and had me standing “in the queue” to buy a ticket.  I was in a reflective mood and I was reminded, from a spiritual perspective, “I am not my body”.  I was … Read More

Facing an Old Phobia

Alison JamesArticles

Birds do it, bees do it, even educated fleas do it, Let’s do it, let’s fall in love! My goodness was Cole Porter ever right about the birds in this famous song of Let’s Fall in Love.  Eartha Kitt and … Read More

The Ides of March – A Movie Review

Alison JamesAlisons Commentary

A thin panoply of patriotism and honor is pierced by an interplay of political maneuvering in this drama about the Democratic presidential candidate and Governor of Pennsylvania, Mike Morris (played by George Clooney) and his campaign manager, Steven Myers (played … Read More