The Path We Have Traveled


Other items that were just as spiritually significant to me, but would be difficult
to group together are here in no particular order .

Collected Resources and Recommendations



For Your Own Good: Hidden Cruelty in Child-Rearing and the Roots of Violence
Book written by Alice Miller
The first section with excerpts from the experts of the day on child rearing
was some of the most emotionally disturbing reading, but well worth it.

Shaman of Tibet: Milarepa-From Anger to Enlightenment
Book by Winged Wolf

Essential Rumi
Book by Jalal al-Din Rumi Translator Coleman Barks

Dark Night of the Soul
Book by Roman Catholic mystic Saint John of the Cross

The Human Being: A Warrior's Journey Toward Peace and Mutual Healing
Poetry by Steve Mason

Transforming Problems Into Happiness
Book by Lama Zopa Rinpoche

Buddhism for Beginners
Book by Thubten Chodron

The Way of the Peaceful Warrior
Book by Dan Millman

Master of the Jinn: A Sufi Novel
Book by Irving Karchmar

Siddhartha: An Indian Tale
Book by Hermann Hess

The Prophet
Book by Kahlil Gibran

A Prayer adapted from:
Merry Cardinal del Val


“First thing I killed was no kind of thing at all. It was an enemy soldier.
Which is a hell of a lot easier to say, than the first thing I ever killed was a man.”

--Steve Mason