The Why of Sandy and What Comes Next

October 28, 2012
The news media has been calling Hurricane Sandy a 'superstorm.' It is not that, not yet. It is not as intense as storms that will form later in the process of climate change. We have already passed the point of... continued

The Coming Election

October 24, 2012
Let me start by saying that I am not advocating either candidate. Unknowncountry is a website for people of every political persuasion, so we keep our political views to ourselves. However I want to discuss an issue which I feel... continued

Joy and Pain

October 22, 2012
I have just come past the most fearsome experience of pain I have ever known, and one that counts among the most profound agonies a human being can experience. I endured this agony for three weeks, until finally I got... continued

Crawling to Nirvana

October 6, 2012
One of the great blessings of being human is that we walk upright. I don't think it's something that evolved over any length of time; we just started doing it. As a result the human back is kind of thrown... continued

Meditation and the Dark Side

September 21, 2012
Over the next couple of years, two things will happen: first, the planetary environment is going to tank; second, a few of us are going to find our way toward the future by using an ancient tool in a very... continued

Change of Being Part Two: Finding Joy

September 4, 2012
A few weeks ago, I published a journal entry called 'Change of Being.' I would like to return to this subject and describe what has become an ongoing process of inner change. I was on Coast to Coast week before... continued

If the World Ends, What Then?

August 14, 2012
There are now a number of plausible end-of-the-world scenarios, enough to justify thinking seriously, and in a new way, what such an event might mean to us. It's easy to say, oh, well, that's it, then, we'll just be gone.... continued

What are We and Where are We?

August 8, 2012
I have been doing the 'Compassion Walk' meditation that is in our subscriber section, and am finding that it offers a profound change of energy. For those of you who are not subscribers, it's quite simple. You do it by directing... continued

A Change of Being

June 29, 2012
I have not added a journal entry in months. The reason is that I have been at a loss about what to say. But I'm going to try, at least to put down a few paragraphs about what's been happening... continued

A Very Powerful Experience

May 11, 2012
In December of 2007, I had a brief sighting of a UFO outside our bedroom window. It was at low altitude and moving with stately ease into rushing storm clouds. The object was brightly lit, at low altitude, and disappeared... continued