Extraordinary Waking Events

What do extraordinary waking events tell us about who we are? What do we know that we don’t know we know? What can we do that we don’t know we can do?

The Magic Moment

by Pete on November 16, 2012

By Jennifer Anderson It was like many Maui mornings, the sun rising over Haleakala as we greeted our divers for the day’s charter. As my captain and I explained the dive procedures, I noticed the wind line moving into Molokini, a small, crescent-shaped island that harbors a large reef. I slid through the briefing, then […]


A Story of Connection

by Pete on January 2, 2012

By Philip Mollica Posted on Seth, Practicing Idealist by Philip Mollica, Sat Dec 31, 2011, 2:17 pm (PST) My parents were our (Jo and I) best friends. My mother transitioned in 2003. My father passed in 2008. He is still around, very interested in what we are doing here. I feel his presence daily, as […]


View of Mt. St. Helena from Franz Valley Road off Highway 128, north of Calistoga, California. (Although this experience happened many years ago, its meaning and significance is still unfolding in my mind. It elevates imagination to the level of reality and opens the door to greater insight and understanding of who we are. Hang […]


Jay’s Story

April 15, 2009

Over the years, I’ve shared the story of my Encounter with Unconditional Love with many people. Jay (not his real name) was one of those people. He lived in San Francisco and occasionally rode my bus from Petaluma to Sonoma to visit his girlfriend. About thirty-five, he was quiet and shy but after a few […]

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Baby’s Defining Moment

October 17, 2008

Me, several months after my experience. BABY’S DEFINING MOMENT by Roger A. “Pete” Peterson The first actively conscious memory of my life occurred when I was nine months old. It was a highly charged experience, filled with insight, anger, pain and pleasure. How accurate are the details of this memory? I can’t be sure; but […]

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The Creative Hand of God – The Mystical Experience of a Five Year Old Boy (Sexually Explicit)

October 1, 2008

By Roger A. “Pete” Peterson It’s summertime, 1948. I’m 5, almost 6 years old and my family lives on Dow Avenue in Lewiston, Maine. My brother Dicky and I are at a friend’s house not far from ours. My friend’s sister, “A”, is there also. She’s older than her brother and I but younger than […]

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The “Suck Face” Incident

September 26, 2007

In the late seventies I published Coordinate Point, a magazine that explored the nature of consciousness and being. To pay the bills and supplement my wife’s income, I delivered desserts three days a week to hotels and restaurants from South San Francisco to San Jose. Since dreams and psychic phenomena were never far from my […]

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