I want to begin this post with an important question: what’s taking up residence in you? Or, better yet, what are you allowing to take up residence in you? What does this question really mean? — If you prefer: to listen to this post as a podcast episode, click here: Inner Work Ep. 8 Essentially, […]
The term shadow work often comes up in spiritual and self-development circles. It’s been defined in many different ways, and there are many approaches that can be used to do this type of healing work. For our purposes, we can think of shadow work as a particular kind of inner work. It requires us to face
Buddhist teacher Tsultrim Allione speaks of demons as “guiding spirits.” The Greek word for demon — daemon or daimon — originally referred to a divine creature and trustworthy guide who could lead us on the path of enlightenment. But our modern understanding of “demon” is of something that must be feared, battled, rejected, or killed.