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Each of us contributes to the world, through our ideas, our work, and the way we live our lives and treat others. Together we are all responsible for the quality of life on the planet. In challenging times like this, every one of us is important. Like you I want to make a contribution. Please check out my offerings. Be in touch, and together let’s create the healthier world we all want.

My mission and purpose are to express creative inspiration and healing wisdom to uplift, liberate, empower, and foster peace.

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I would teach peace rather than war. I would inculcate love rather than hate. — Einstein

Hatred never ends by hating. Hatred ends only through love. This is an eternal law. — Buddha

Let the one without sin cast the first stone - - - Blessed are the peacemakers. — Jesus

News:

* I have launched my new column (see below)— Ask Genyo — where I answer questions about creativity, meditation, spiritual awakening, philosophy, life issues and so forth. Genyo is my dharma (spiritual) name, which means “song of the great mystery.” I welcome your questions and respond to them as Genyo. Ask away! Email me at at sunyajohn@gmail.com.

* Transformational support and guidance: Many threads have come together, and my healing work is opening into a new phase. I offer holistic therapy, coaching, and guidance, supporting your well-being, creativity, and spiritual growth.  I am available for individual sessions, as well as ongoing work. I am skilled at facilitating breakthrough experiences of your own true nature. I am also accepting a small number of individuals for personalized intensive work. If you are interested in my services, and would like to know more, I offer free 30 min introductory phone consultations. Please be in touch to book a time or ask any questions you may have. For more information please look at my page on private sessions I look forward to serving you on the transformational journey.

* Upcoming: My next performance of “The Global Heart Medicine Show” will be in Shutesbury, MA on Oct. 20. Keep a watch on my calendar and events page for updated information.

* The Great Matters: I am developing a series called "The Great Matters", which are investigations of the central questions and concerns of existence, and of our time.  Topics include: the Nature of Reality, the Nature of Consciousness, Resolving the Science vs. God Delusion, the Future of the World, the Peacemaker Mission, and more.  The Great Matters will be explored in talks and performances, videos, and written essays. I am currently offering a class on the Great Matters at North Star: Self-Directed Learning for Teens

Ask Genyo

Q: Genyo, what is the nature of delusion?  M.S.— designer

A:   Such a huge question you have asked! I’m not sure I am truly qualified to answer it, being a wanderer in the realms of delusion myself, but let me try, beginning with a straightforward approach, based on a dictionary definition. Delusion is believing in concepts and stories (produced by the mind) that are false, not in alignment with the actual reality one lives in. Delusion brings us suffering, because we are endeavoring to live according to views of life which are fundamentally untrue. I remember when I was a young child, maybe eight years old, and a mischievous older friend told me quite convincingly that when you leapt off a diving board, and flapped your arms vigorously, you could not only slow your descent, but could actually rise up rather than fall into the water.  I excitedly told my dad about this, and . . . (more)