Category: Comments from Jill

The Trick to Escaping Duality

Reading Time: 5 minutes

The Guide teaches that truth is a spectrum. It spans from one end, let’s call it black, through all the myriad grey areas, and includes the other end which in this case is white. But truth doesn’t stop there. The whole truth manages to embrace these opposites, and then travels onward from there to include even more. The Guide also…


To Be Clear: the Return to Purity

Reading Time: 6 minutes

There’s a metaphor that likens people to waves in the ocean: We are each a unique expression of the Oneness. But waves are short-lived and never really have to stand on their own. People, on the other hand, tend to hang around for a while. And whether we want to or not, we must learn to stand on our own…


She was Good: Pride vs. Shame

Reading Time: 4 minutes

When I was 22, I lived in downtown Philadelphia for a short time. Passing by the gravesite of Benjamin Franklin, I was amused by the plaque bearing the epitaph he wrote for himself at 22, which begins: The Body of B. Franklin, Printer, Like the Cover of an old Book, Its Contents torn out, And Stript of its Lettering &…