Mediumship: A Tonic for Troubled Times

Mediumship: A Tonic for Troubled Times

A lot of people around me have shared how concerned, saddened, and overwhelmed they are with the changes they see in this country. The last several years have provided plenty of things to worry about, to the extent that even something as drastic as a global pandemic...
When a Loved One Passes – and You’re Not There

When a Loved One Passes – and You’re Not There

I frequently meet people who are burdened with guilt because they were not with a loved one at the moment when they passed over. Sometimes, it’s as if all the happy memories from the years they spent together were erased because of that single omission. To a person...
Big Changes at VanPraagh.com

Big Changes at VanPraagh.com

Do you ever feel like you want to shake things up? My mom used to say, “A change is as good as a rest,” and as a young boy, I was never really sure what that meant. But now I get it. Changing your environment, your routine, even the people you spend time with can be...
A Self- Care Survival Kit for Challenging Times

A Self- Care Survival Kit for Challenging Times

I recently posted a quote on Facebook that got a lot of attention. The quote was “When you reach the end of your rope, tie a knot and hang on.”  The message of encouragement resonated with my community, and I think I understand why. My students and friends are highly...
A Different Kind of Mother’s Day Story

A Different Kind of Mother’s Day Story

I’ve been thinking about my mother for the last couple of weeks. Maybe it’s because Mother’s day is coming up, or maybe it’s because she’s been trying to reach across the veil and contact me. Spoiler alert: she succeeded (more about that later). When you look back on...