Mark J Janssen

Mark Janssen

Mark Janssen is an American mystic who writes about modern Spirituality. My writing is a part of my everyday life of working with others. Everywhere I look I see angels and spirits. My work and my writing are based on a lifetime of living mysteries.

Articles Mark has Published
Spiritual Dumpster Divers
Spiritual Dumpster Divers

This morning I was on the phone with a friend outside of the States. She's from a long line of gifted mystics, yet has never gone into any deep exploration of her own gifts in this area. I have bothered »

This morning I was on the phone with a friend outside of the States. She's from a long line of gifted mystics, yet has never gone into any deep exploration of her own gifts in this area. I have bothered and harassed her for almost a quarter of a century about the matter. In the last few years I was especially insistent that she study the spiritual arts. She has begun to do so—at long last—and is..

Mark Janssen · 2 days ago

Mark Janssen · 2 days ago

Conspicuous Spirituality
Conspicuous Spirituality

Humans are endlessly odd in my estimation. Ignoring the fact that I have been called eccentric and strange most of my life, I have my own point of view concerning my fellows. Observing—often at as much »

Humans are endlessly odd in my estimation. Ignoring the fact that I have been called eccentric and strange most of my life, I have my own point of view concerning my fellows. Observing—often at as much distance as possible—how weirdly people behave and treat others and themselves, I am made to wonder wherever they get their notions about life. I know that I am not connected to probably most of..

Mark Janssen · 6 days ago

Mark Janssen · 6 days ago

Give Up
Give Up

At Christmastime we bought an amaryllis to brighten up our holidays. Poinsettias are too messy and my husband—the family gardener—wanted something he could put outside in Spring for us to watch year »

At Christmastime we bought an amaryllis to brighten up our holidays. Poinsettias are too messy and my husband—the family gardener—wanted something he could put outside in Spring for us to watch year after year. As the bulb grew, we watched in astonishment as it put out two stalks. Each stalk put out several flowers. When it died back in January, my husband cut it back and put the bulb in a container..

Mark Janssen · March 10th, 2019

Mark Janssen · March 10th, 2019

Road Trip
Road Trip

We contemporary humans are ramblers. Over the course of my life I have travelled thousands of miles across the continental United States and to other countries. This hardly makes me unique. Some people »

We contemporary humans are ramblers. Over the course of my life I have travelled thousands of miles across the continental United States and to other countries. This hardly makes me unique. Some people I've known have offices in different cities, sometimes around the world from each other. They regularly travel back and forth from one to the next. And I thought it was a big deal to get in the car to..

Mark Janssen · March 2nd, 2019

Mark Janssen · March 2nd, 2019