May the REAL ME Step Forward

Yesterday in honor of the Fourth of July, my husband, Patrick and I watched the musical film “1776.” I am so glad we decided to watch it. I’d never seen it before and it was inspiring and fun and serious at the same time. Of course, it got me thinking about our Founding Fathers and […]

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What Do I Need to KNOW?

“What Do I Need to KNOW?” is the title of my new book (available on Amazon). What Do I Need to KNOW? is the question I ask myself during my morning meditations. Sometimes, I decide to write a blog in answer to this question. Why do I capitalize the word “KNOW”? KNOW to me is a […]

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Do I Have Faith?

On page 284 of the Science of Mind, Ernest Holmes discusses Faith. He writes, “Faith is real to the one who experiences it and cannot be denied to the mind of the one who has proven it. …Faith will not be denied, will not take no for an answer. It speaks an affirmative language. Faith […]

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Celebrate You!

Today, is my 21st Anniversary. I married an amazing person, Patrick Feren, my soulmate, in 2001. We’d known each other since 1997 and moved in together in 1998. So, in reality, we’ve been together in a committed loving relationship for 24 years. As we woke up this morning, we talked about our life. We reminisced […]

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How to Fix a Problem

Ernest Holmes wrote, “If one does not know exactly what he wishes to do, he should treat himself for general success in whatever he attempts to do. He must treat himself for guidance into the knowledge of that which would be best for him to do, remembering that the Inner Mind knows infinitely more than […]

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So much is going on right now. One could lose faith if one allowed oneself to do so. As I woke up today, I thought about how frightening it can be to rely on anything outside of oneself. I thought about how we rely on our jobs for our paychecks. I thought about how we […]

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The Eye of the Needle

There are many things happening in the world of conditions or world of form that are challenging our very being right now. There are shootings that seem to be multiplying daily. There are freedoms that we once took for granted now gone. The reversing of Roe Vs. Wade is already affecting many of us. Many […]

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Every Second There is a Choice

“We cannot live a choiceless life. Every day, every moment, every second, there is a choice. If it were not so, we would not be individuals.” Ernest Holmes Today, “the Supreme Court overturned Roe v. Wade on June 24, 2022, holding that there was no longer a federal constitutional right to an abortion.” How do you feel […]

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Look For The Fixed Good

Science has now shown us what the ancients have known: We live, move, and have our being in the Field of Energy that permeates all creation. We impress this Field with our thoughts and feelings, which create our own vibration. We bring back to ourselves that same vibration in the form of experience. Simply put, […]

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Live It!

I was meditating this morning, when my thoughts began to wander to teaching a new class in the Fall on the basics of the Science of Mind. I was thinking of calling it “Change Your Energy, Change Your Life.” Suddenly, I heard a voice from within saying, “Live it, Rita. Live it. Live it for […]

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