Articles by Lori Opal

Lori E Opal

Selected Writings

Embodied Living

 By Lori Opal, MFT

A Spiritual Body
As a spiritually oriented therapist I often see how striving for the mythical ideal of enlightenment can completely leave the body out of the equation. 


The Shadow of Motherhood


We live in a culture that
promotes a fairytale story of life. We attempt to attain
the "happily ever after." This forces us to repress and deny any negative feelings and aspects of ourselves.




Take Two Poems & Call Me in the Morning


Poems are the deepest soul medicine.  As I look back on my life, there is a trail of poems. Life seems to spiral in rising circles with the life lessons and the divine medicine coming, round and round, in perfect timing.