Author

Heather Kristian Strang

Browsing
Heather Strang is a spiritual teacher, mentor and author. Her books include The Quest: A Tale of Desire & Magic (currently optioned as a feature-length film), Following Bliss, And Then It Was You, and Anatomy of the Heart: Love Poems. She has written for and been featured in The Huffington Post, Elephant Journal, The Oregonian, and Portland Monthly. Learn more at heatherstrang.com.

“All you need is Love.” “What the world needs now, is Love, sweet Love.” At first glance, these words might seem like corny song lyrics, but upon further exploration, you may also find an innate truth. A truth that is “up” for your and my assessment so that we can hear the deeper call of recent world events. Albert Einstein told us long ago a wise truth: that the definition of insanity is doing the…

I used to loathe meditation. Even the term made me uncomfortable. Sitting, alone and quiet, just focusing on my breath for what seemed like hours on end was as close to torture as I could stand. I would try it, halfheartedly anyway, and after a minute or so conclude that while other people may be able to do this mediation thing — I was not one of them. But when health crisis after health crisis…

It’s 2016! Cue the cheering, the strobe lights and celebratory woo-hoo’s. It’s also a year I never thought I would live to see. Raised as a Jehovah’s Witness, I was taught that Armageddon was en route any day, and so, I spent my early childhood nights praying that I would be able to graduate high school. Somewhere deep inside of me, beyond the places religion and my parents could control, I had a hunger to…

Life needn’t be tricky or confusing, although let’s face it — at times it may seem that way. At times, it’s incredibly helpful to distill down what we absolutely need to know to live the miraculous, abundant life that is here for us. The five life truths below do exactly this, allowing you to easily connect into your truth (which is really the only truth worth following!) and live the life you came here for.…