Author Archives: Jesse Johnson

Remembering Yourself… with Human Design Expert Chetan Parkyn

The system of Human Design has become incredibly popular in recent years – for good reason! What excited me when I first heard about this system was a common thread among people who had discovered its teachings. They said:  It freed me to work on the things that I could change… and to stop working on the things that I couldn’t.  In the words of our fantastic expert, Chetan Parkyn: “Human Design is a 21st […]

In Eternal Joy and Gratitude – Celebrating Ram Dass

I first heard of Ram Dass when I was little. My parents had attended his workshops and looked up to him. He was in my awareness for my whole life. As a teenager, I received his books and began to read them, growing deep appreciation for the depth, artistry, and devotion they transmitted.  And from there, my spiritual and meditative life began. I found my meditation teacher and my practice. I had the unbelievable opportunity […]

127 Hours – The Truth of Urgency

You’re trapped. Your arm is stuck between a rock and a rock wall.  For 127 hours. And in the end, you choose the only choice that will save you. It’s time to cut off your own arm.  With a swiss army knife.  This is the true story of Aron Rolston – and a surprisingly appropriate metaphor for many of us doing transformational work. The movie 127 Hours tells his story: a rock climber (played by […]

The deep energies of change

You can change by running away from something, or you can change by running toward something.   The action – on the surface – is the same. But the energy beneath is quite different, because one is coming from vision, from expansion, desire, enthusiasm, gratitude.   The other one is coming from fear.   I know all of you are running in the direction of something more. More impact, more visibility, more integration, more love. The question is […]

All Blessings to Mercury Retrograde.

I often hear this question:  How do I move through Mercury Retrograde (with ease and grace)?    That’s because my network is full of conscious, tuned in people like you, who are highly aware that it’s happening (three times a year!) and that it affects them.  We’re deep into the final Mercury Retro of 2019, which began on October 31 and continues full-on through November 20. Then the three-week “post-shadow period” provides an opportunity to continue […]