Category Archives: book excerpt

Personal Experience: Encountering Canyon Ghosts

Adapted from Gathering My Life into Feathers. More or less on our way to Taos, on a spirit quest in 3/1988, my brother John and I had an adventure in Canyonlands Utah.  While still in Minnesota, I obtained an excellent … Continue reading

Posted in book excerpt, Personal Experience | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Personal Experience: Pigeon Karma

Pigeon Karma was taken from:  Gathering My Life into Feathers In the summer between my sophomore and junior years of college, I read the word “karma” for the first time.  No definition was provided.  That was in 1974, and I didn’t … Continue reading

Posted in book excerpt, Personal Experience | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Humor: Trickster Storylines

The following is an excerpt from The Prince James Bible in a Can. The Bible is a book that has both beauty and a historically elevated theocratic authority. Many cultures around the world have recognized the importance of a trickster … Continue reading

Posted in book excerpt, Humor | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Book Excerpt — Gathering My Life into Feathers

Note: This passage is an example of two power animals working together in consensus reality to get my attention in order to teach and reveal. Introduction: The Gathering of Feathers It was a cold day in early spring.  The bald … Continue reading

Posted in book excerpt, shamanic experience | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Book Excerpt: Dawg Heaven

Note: This particular story, taken from Writers in the Afterlife, is fairly short and played for humor.  The longer stories are more dramatic or philosophical. Dawg Heaven He loved dogs.  “Honest, I really do,” he said to a Shepherd/ Husky … Continue reading

Posted in book excerpt, Humor | Tagged | Leave a comment