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
Staying In Place
Staying In Place

There is a lot to be said for staying in place. During summer vacations, winter holidays or anytime we are on the move, we have the opportunity to stay in place. If you have ever travelled across the country »

There is a lot to be said for staying in place. During summer vacations, winter holidays or anytime we are on the move, we have the opportunity to stay in place. If you have ever travelled across the country or even across town to celebrate a holiday, you may have found how different it is to be out of your own home. Stay in place. Go where you can when you can, but stay in place. How? I learned from..

Mark Janssen · one day ago

Mark Janssen · one day ago

Stability
Stability

Early in my life I expected to live in roughly the same area my whole life. It was not until I was fifteen until it occurred to me that sort of stability was not the plan for me. Three years later I moved »

Early in my life I expected to live in roughly the same area my whole life. It was not until I was fifteen until it occurred to me that sort of stability was not the plan for me. Three years later I moved off to college. There have been uncounted moves since then. I understood a move to be something people did to go to college, join the military or get a job. There were no other real reasons to move...

Mark Janssen · November 10th, 2018

Mark Janssen · November 10th, 2018

In the Company of Angels
In the Company of Angels

Down in the high canyon where I live the rain ended and the cold returned this week. When my dogs took me running I looked up to the mountains. They were covered with snow both to the east and west of »

Down in the high canyon where I live the rain ended and the cold returned this week. When my dogs took me running I looked up to the mountains. They were covered with snow both to the east and west of the city. From one or two thousand feet below the pine trees look like black dots in a sea of white. With the dogs dragging me along wet grass I thought of snow angels. Up in the mountains it would be..

Mark Janssen · November 4th, 2018

Mark Janssen · November 4th, 2018

Pagan Babies
Pagan Babies

In the last dozen years I have found out how much of a pagan baby I am. Not just because I'm from a specific culture or region, but because my ancestors have been telling me so. My Celtic ancestors have »

In the last dozen years I have found out how much of a pagan baby I am. Not just because I'm from a specific culture or region, but because my ancestors have been telling me so. My Celtic ancestors have been very loud about this. If, like many of us in English speaking countries around the globe, you have Scots or Irish ancestry, this is no surprise. The legend of St. Patrick infuriating the locals..

Mark Janssen · October 28th, 2018

Mark Janssen · October 28th, 2018