Manifesting: What about Taking Action?

One of the most pervasive misconceptions about this whole “woo-woo” approach to manifesting with the Law of Attraction is that you merely have to think about or visualize the stuff you want. . .  and that’s it. Then your manifestation just magically drops...

What is Divine Timing? How do we work with it?

Dear Woo-Woo Debbi: What is Divine Timing and how do we work with it? There are so many articles out there online but it’s always refreshing to hear your inputs. Dee A. Toronto, Canada Dear Dee, It’s a very common scenario: you’re in...

A Liver Cleanse is an Anger Cleanse

So, I did a Liver Cleanse. And it was a transcendent experience. But don’t worry, I’m not about to post grotesque pictures of parasites and gallstones like some people do! Not that there’s anything wrong with all that (gross details are really helpful, in fact,...

Do you believe in UFOs?

One hot summer weekend, I attended a gathering in a large city park billed as the “3rd Annual Worldwide Summoner Event.” Summoner of what, you ask? Well, some people hail cabs, some beckon fate, and apparently a scant handful of humans—including a Los...

Is Manifestation usually swift or slow?

Dear Woo-Woo Debbi: Is manifestation usually a bunch of small things over time or is it or can it be one big fell swoop? Bex C., Cleveland, TN   Dear Bex, Thanks for your question! Manifestation can be either slowly built up or...

Selective Memory is a Beautiful Thing

Have you ever been accused of having selective memory? As if it’s the crime of the century! Well, most people would define “selective memory” in a negative way—indicative of deceit, flakiness or other horrific character flaws. Most people value realism, facts, and accuracy...

Artistry, Alchemy and Allowing

Confessions of an Inadvertent House-Flipper “The time had come for me to leave my city-home of ten years running. I didn’t exactly have a plan. No, actually I had lots of them. I would adopt a new vision every few days and in...

Where does the Universe begin?

Dear Woo-Woo Debbi, Where does the universe begin? Gavin G., London, UK   Dear Gavin, I really like this question. It’s so simple and yet, so deep. Ever since I was a wee woo-woo lass, I posed a similar question unto myself: “What is...

Believe it or not… Life is Meaningless!

Yes, life is meaningless. . . not in some doom-and-gloom fatalistic way, but in the exciting way that plain vanilla ice cream awaits your choice of sprinkles and candy and all manner of edible adornment. Life comes to us as a blank slate, and...

Your Valentine’s Day Sanity Guide

 LOVE is for YOU. Does that infamous “Hallmark Holiday” trigger emotion for you? Is it the happy or the crappy variety? Either way (and even if V-Day is completely irrelevant to you) I’d like to remind you that thoughts always precede emotions. What do you...

Manifesting with Laughter

Whether it’s a new job, a restored-to-health meatsuit, a soul-mate, or a chicken sandwich that you’re fixin’ to manifest, managing your vibration is the shortest distance between you and the goods. Your vibration defines your point of attraction. That is to say, whatever...

Weh! Where’s my stuff?

Does it seem as if the Law of Attraction is broken? Is the Universe taking its sweet time to bring you that thing or person or situation you’ve been pining for? Consider an alternative approach to manifesting. Let’s be clear that if your...

What’s the deal with Karma?

Dear Woo-Woo Debbi: What are your thoughts on karma? From all the teachings I’ve studied, I pretty much dismissed it from being real, although I think the Golden Rule is just plain good sense. Diana S. Colorado Springs, CO Dear Diana, Great question!...

How to be Happy—a Geeky Perspective

Particles, Waves and Happiness Back in high school, my quirky but passionate Physics teacher introduced us to particles and waves in an attempt to explain physical matter and energy.  Is it a particle…or is it a wave?  The answer depended on your perspective—and...

Is your Heart Hankerin’ for a Healing?

LOVE is. . . the great substrate of the universe, the stuff that remains when all that other acquired hogwash is removed. At least that’s part of the definition we came up with during my week-long residential Heartline program at the Monroe Institute...