Author Archives: Lori Ann Lothian

About Lori Ann Lothian

Lori Ann Lothian writes about love, relationships, enlightenment and yes, sex, at Huffington Post, Good Men Project, Yoganonymous, Origin magazine, Better After 50 and more. She is also a senior editor at the online magazine, The Good Men Project, where she manages a section called Good for the Soul. Lori Ann lives in Vancouver, Canada, with her husband and daughter, where she has learned to transcend the rain and surrender to mega doses of vitamin D. Subscribe to Lori Ann's feed and never miss a post! Tweet her at Twitter

God 101: Don’t Forget to Start and Stop.


When you are so quiet you feel like you are deep underwater, deeply removed from the noisy world above, it can’t stay that way. Like a swimmer, you surface. October, 2011 an awakening to true nature smashed the walls of … Continue reading

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My Sex Obsession & My Lust for God


When self-proclaimed teachers and students of enlightenment say to me, ¬†“Why are you so obsessed with sexuality, you can’t be awake if that is the case,” I think: Really? I think first off, why is a curious, playful, engaged stance … Continue reading

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New Year’s Truth: Feeling What Is, Not Feeling Better


Okay. I am not feeling better. I am just feeling. A year and two months post an awakening shift of consciousness (in which suffering more or less collapsed into non-existence) I am reporting from the front lines less and less … Continue reading

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Politically Incorrect Enlightenment: Being a Human Being


Ever since this awakening point of view shift, and attendant blogging about it, I’ve been under the microscope and on the pedestal of other people’s lives. Not a lot, mind you. It’s not like I’m Madonna of the Non-Duality enlightenment … Continue reading

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Everything Matters, Including Whisky, Fairy Pools and Waterfalls


It’s a trip in which an everything matters epiphany arrived while dipping my toes into an icy fresh highland river. Continue reading

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Let the Games Begin: How to Play with God


In the apocalypse of my awakening, there followed a period of such sublime distinterest in the world and its shenanigans, I wondered if I would ever get off the sofa and do anything again.
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Why I Want a Real Man


Yet A Call to the Sacred Masculine has clearly struck a collective nerve, reaching into the imaginations of men and women who yearn for a Bigger Love. But what most people have failed to see is that this article’s real appeal is not romantic and stereotypical but archetypal and alchemical. Continue reading

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A Guru in the Guest Room {Review}


Spiritual Truths Delivered with Comedic Timing This funny book is about love. Not romantic love or even sentimental love, but about the bottomless true love that is here always when we stop paddling around on the surface of ourselves and … Continue reading

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The Carnal Elephant in the Satsang Room


A reader asked me the other day about my sex life post-awakening and whether it had changed (Answer: yes, drastically and yet, not at all). ¬†During the same time I got wind of an upcoming teleseminar series with interviews of … Continue reading

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Tuned to Channel Cosmic Professor


And now, for something completely different. Over my years as a writer, every now and then I found myself consumed by the urge to take dictation from a voice in my head that did not sound like me. The cadence, … Continue reading

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