Stories, Poems, and Songs From Workshops

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By your request, here are the links to stories, songs, and quotes used my michael in his workshops:

STORIES FOR SHARING

POEMS AND SONGS WRITTEN BY YOU ABOUT THIS WORK

REVISITING JUNIOR HIGH by Maureen VandeBrake

THE ILLUSION & UNIVERSAL TRUTH by Shen

ARE YOU READY? by Shen (lesson from a guru, teacher, mentor)

A CHRISTMAS CHALLENGE - written by Linda Russell

ONCE UPON A TIME THERE WAS A SOUL - written by Dayawanti D'Sa

EVOLVE! - lyrics by Mary Redente

EVOLVE! - MP3, sung by Mary Redente in Berkeley, CA Full CD has been released, we carry it on our tape table.  Please visit her site at www.maryredente.com.

THOSE I KICKED TO THE CURB! by Mary Jo Simpson in Oklahoma City, OK

WORDS TO SONGS USED AT HEARTLAND

  • THERE WAS A BEAR - Ari Budnick, our Raw Chef, leads us in this 'repeat after me' tune!
  • HOW COULD ANYONE - ever tell you that you are anything less than beautiful? The whole group sings this to one person in process, usually everyone gets a turn before the intensive is over.

VIDEOS WORTH SHARING  

(We highly suggest you download to your computer and then play. To download, hold your curser over the title, right click and “Save Target As")
 
  • GRATITUDE - Louie Schwartzberg on TEDxSF
  • A GIANT OF A MAN - Nick Vujicic, born with no arms or legs, surmounts what most would call impossible. He has an all encompassing passion to share the Love of God!
  • TELL ME WHY VIDEO - Declan Galbraith performing several years ago this VERY POWERFUL VIDEO! To read the lyrics (written lyrics).
  • ELEPHANT PAINTER - Amazing! Elephants rescued from abusive treatment in Burma, now paint in peace! You'll be amazed at how her talent unfolds as she carefully completes each stroke. Her mahout talks to her throughout the process as his gentle touch gives her confidence. She focuses on her work and seems to enjoy the approval of the audience and, of course, the sugar cane and banana treats. All of her training has been reward based.
  • GENTLE (AND FORGOTTEN) ART OF BLESSINGS - Powerpoint Presentation by Humanity Healing Yahoo Group and www.myspace.com/randomactskindness.

MESSAGES FOR SHARING

  • Watch the MSNBC video of A MODERN DAY RESURRECTION The power of a loving touch. Mom revives baby who was pronounced dead (Sept. 2010). And read the story Kangaroo Care skin to skin with love.
  • OUR DESTINY TO LIVE AND LOVE A true story of the power of touch. A premature twin hugs her sister who is in critical condition, the failing twin revives.
  • WORDS TO LIVE BY What do you choose for this day?
  • HIGHWAY 109 A poem about a Dad who had passed away and yet rescues his children from a car wreck. Is it possible?
  • A LESSON FROM GEESE PowerPoint Slideshow of a powerful lesson we can learn from geese.
  • TEAMWORK Demonstrated by this story of porcupines - do we accept others prickles to survive or do we leave and die alone? None of us are perfect.
  • MAKE A DIFFERENCE A story of an exercise in a school classroom that made a difference in every students life for years to come. Will you make a difference in someone's life?
  • MADE IN AMERICA start a new tradition - give gifts made in America and made of more than materialistic stuff.
  • HOT CHOCOLATE A cup of hot chocolate tells us a lot. (slide show with awesome baby pics & great message)
  • THE CAB RIDE! People may not remember what you did or said but they will always remember how you made them feel.
  • KNOTS PRAYER a prayer to God to untie the knots in my mind
  • TWO CHOICES opportunity to realize true human nature through a disabled child
  • PARADOX OF OUR TIMES by George Carlin
  • WHEN GOD MADE ME! video being sung by Neil Young
  • WHEN GOD MADE ME! written lyrics by Neil Young
  • THE SHIFT! There is a SHIFT Happening! Your choice - will you be part of the shift for good?
  • PERCEPTUAL EXPERIMENT Interesting what we "see" video.
  • TRANSLATION! Can you read what is written?
  • THE GOLDEN PHONE!
  • TWO GLASSES OF WINE!
  • JUST A MOM? A message to Moms!
  • GOD'S CAKE We hope Your Day is A Piece of Cake!
  • ANGELS - THINGS ARE NOT ALWAYS WHAT THEY SEEM!
  • A VILLAGE OF CREATURES (from "Illusions" by Richard Bach)
  • AN OBITUARY FOR COMMON SENSE
  • THE EAGLE What an amazing bird.

TRUE STORIES TO PRINT & SHARE