Author Archives: nrosanoff

About nrosanoff

Spiritual coach/counselor, Metapsychiatrist, MetaViewer of Life.

We Are Not What We Appear To Be

“Nothing is as it appears to be; neither is it otherwise.”                         -Zen Koan  The fact of physical temporariness and the inevitable end of material life is often experienced as an underlying anxiety. … Continue reading

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No “shoulds” in the recipe for Good Living

It seems a cruel twist of human life to have a sense of unique spiritual, intellectual and creative gifts that remain out of reach and unused. Continue reading

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Beyond the Dream of a White Christmas

Fantasies of “White Christmases, just like the ones we used to know,” are everywhere. Each of us raised in and around the climate of Christmas Celebrations is susceptible to feeling harassed by the memories, both good and bad, of Christmas … Continue reading

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Kindness Begins with a Thought

A movement encouraging “random acts of kindness and senseless acts of beauty” began in the 1980’s in response to a series of events that were characterized as “random acts of violence and senseless acts of cruelty.” Suddenly it was “hip” … Continue reading

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Politics 2016: A Spiritual View

In this election year there is much talk about Big vs Little government, Liberal vs Conservative, bringing to the collective mind important questions such as: How do we structure healthy policies on immigration, healthcare, community safety, regulations of financial institutions, … Continue reading

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The Soundless Music of Life

March 11 – 13, 2016, I’ll be facilitating a spiritual retreat at the Dancing Buffalo Gardens in Skiatook, Oklahoma.  Below is the retreat write-up.  If you are interested in registering, please contact me through this site and I’ll put you in … Continue reading

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What Makes it a “New Year?” And Who Determines that it is “Happy?”

This thought was originally posted on January 10, 2014 and it still seems relevant. While New Year’s Day is an arbitrarily agreed upon point in the calendar of days, the “meaning” of it was brought to mind by the many … Continue reading

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