Dynamic You

Business and creativity can be paths to more meaningful engagement with our selves, others and our communities. The individuals I work with are generally business or creative professionals who would like to overcome blocks in their professional selves, or who have questions like "why haven't I found my passion", "what is my path" or "why are my efforts not successful". More.

Innovative Executives & Organizations

I’ve never known a business to fail because of a bad idea – it’s always a people problem at the core. My work helps you develop the potential of your employees and executives, create cohesive teams with a shared vision, resolve blocks, bring in new perspectives around problem-solving and increase your ability to create and innovate. More.

The Blue Vase Exercise

Here is a simple imagery exercise you can try. More.

BonnieBuckner

In this video I open Angela's dream. It's an example of working with dreams in the specific steps I teach individually and in dream groups. Working with dreams helps us to understand and heed their messages. Watch now.

The Art of Be-Ing: A Blog for Summer

Posted by on Jul 7, 2014 in Blog

One of the great miracles of humankind is our ability to Do. We do things like turn yeast and water and wheat into breads, cakes, and pies; we build bridges and tall buildings; we take photographs, write books, make business appointments and return emails. Often, however, we become so enamored with our ability to Do ...

Monday Book Nook: Dream Birth by Catherine Shainberg

Posted by on Mar 24, 2014 in Blog

Dream Birth, by Catherine Shainberg. My dream teacher, Catherine Shainberg, has written a book aimed at the birthing process. By process I mean comprehensive: from the first inklings of maybe thinking about maybe having a baby (and how to navigate that) to the acting on it and working on getting pregnant, to being pregnant, to ...

Monday Book Nook: Beyond the Sky and the Earth: A Journey into Bhutan, by Jamie Zeppa

Posted by on Mar 10, 2014 in Blog

Part of becoming a great dreamer is to be comfortable with change. In this wonderful book author Zeppa, a young woman who had never traveled outside her native Canada, chronicles her journey accepting a rare (22 people a year for the whole country) teaching job in remote Bhutan. Absolutely fearlessly she writes all her feelings ...

Change.

Posted by on Feb 27, 2014 in Blog

Change is the one thing that is a constant in our lives, and yet it seems to be that which we most struggle with. Why is it that seasons seamless flow into one another, days effortlessly become shorter or longer, and yet humans grasp onto sameness with rigid, tight grips? What is the secret to ...

Special Guest Blog Monday Book Nook: Growing Up for Grown Ups: A Dozen Ways to a Financially More Stable You!

Posted by on Jan 28, 2014 in Blog

Hello Everyone! In continuing with the series of guest blogs from the dreaming community, I am thrilled to post this one from Mimi Rossi, author of Growing Up for Grown Ups: A Dozen Ways to a Financially More Stable You! I’ve been very inspired by Mimi through the years as she has dreamed her path ...

Monday Book Nook: Celebrating Your First Period

Posted by on Jan 13, 2014 in Blog

This is an animated short about a girl’s first period from my friend Lara Owen who is running the Waratah Project for the Dugdale Trust for Women and Girls at a women’s advocacy center in Australia. Lara is the author of “Her Blood is Gold” (later published under “Honoring Menstruation”). She is a Doctor of ...

How to Open an Image

Posted by on Jan 3, 2014 in Blog

Dreams are composed of images… images are the language of our experiencing. Part of opening dreams is to open the images – how they move us, what emotions, analogies, memories, feelings they produce. We can practice this – and have fun with it ! – by opening paintings, photographs and other images we encounter in ...

Monday Book Nook: Guns, Germs, and Steel: The Fates of Human Societies by Jared Diamond

Posted by on Dec 9, 2013 in Blog

Guns, Germs, and Steel: The Fates of Human Societies by Jared Diamond. I have posted Diamond previously in the Monday Book Nook (“Collapse”) and with great excitement picked up this book of his which was written earlier. For similar reasons I am posting him again. Diamond is a master at finding patterns and asking the ...

A Thanksgiving Exercise

Posted by on Nov 28, 2013 in Blog
A Thanksgiving Exercise

Today is the big day of the year for Americans to focus their attention on gratitude… Thanksgiving. Often, families and friends go around the table and say out-loud things for which they have been thankful throughout the year or for which they are thankful at that moment. It’s a little pause. And, it’s always in ...

Monday Book Nook: The Animal Communicator

Posted by on Nov 25, 2013 in Blog

This week’s Monday Book Nook is a one-hour documentary: The Animal Communicator. Sent by a fellow dreamer, this wonderful documentary shows the absolute interrelatedness of all species, and how we can access that relationship – through dreaming. Watch carefully – it is all a demonstration of dreaming-while-awake. http://www.cultureunplugged.com/documentary/watch-online/play/11936/The-Animal-Communicator And to know more about the fascinating ...