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Every Sunday from 8:30 AM to 9:00 AM Pacific Time.

For over 30 years the Pathways interview program has offered lively, original conversations with leaders in personal and cultural transformation. Hosts Paul O'Brien and Donald Altman have been honored to bring to KBOO listeners many visionary guests including Deepak Chopra, Wayne Dyer, John Gray, Elizabeth Kubler-Ross and hundreds of other inspiring authors and teachers. 


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Special Portland Spotlight: Psanctum Thrift

Airs at: Sun, 10/22/2023 at 8:30am - 9:00am
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Our guest today is Tom Hatsis, Executive Director of Psanctum, a nonprofit psychedelic education and harm reduction organization here in Portland, OR.  Psanctum Thrift is the first non-profit thrift store to align itself with, and contribute to, the growing field of psyched... Read more

Meeting the Shadow on the Spiritual Path

Airs at: Sun, 10/08/2023 at 8:30am - 9:00am
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Connie Zweig, Ph.D., is the author of Meeting the Shadow on the Spiritual Path: The Dance of Darkness and Light in Our Search for Awakening. Connie is a retired therapist and coauthor of Meeting the Shadow and Romancing the Shadow. Her award-winning book, The Inner Work of ... Read more

The Tao of Intuitive Luck

Airs at: Sun, 10/01/2023 at 8:30am - 9:00am
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To help understand the role of luck in our lives is Randall Fitzgerald, author of the new book The Tao of Intuitive Luck: Winning at Games of Chance and the Game of Life. As a journalist his pathbreaking investigative articles have been featured in The Washington Post, The ... Read more

Wisdom of a Yogi

Airs at: Sun, 09/24/2023 at 8:30am - 9:00am
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Rizwan Virk is the author of the book, Wisdom of a Yogi: Lessons for Modern Seekers from Autobiography of a Yogi. Riz is a successful entrepreneur, a video game pioneer, a venture capitalist, and the founder of the startup accelerator Play Labs @ MIT. A graduate of MIT and ... Read more

Tree of Visions

Airs at: Sun, 09/17/2023 at 8:30am - 9:00am
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On the program today an artist who is a well-known in Europe, someone who has spent years studying and writing about the ancient and historical roots of shamanism, magic, and myth.  He makes sense of this rich history in a comprehensive book Tree of Visions: Visionary Tradi... Read more

Sacred Female Archetypes

Airs at: Sun, 09/10/2023 at 8:30am - 9:00am
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Mara Branscombe is the author of Sage, Huntress, Lover, Queen: Access Your Power and Creativity Through Sacred Female Archetypes. She is a yoga and meditation teacher, writer, mother, artist, ceremonialist, and spirit coach, who finds great joy in leading others along the p... Read more

Forgiveness Is a Choice

Airs at: Sun, 09/03/2023 at 8:30am - 9:00am
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Dr. Robert Enright holds the Aristotelian Professorship in Forgiveness Science within the Department of Educational Psychology, University of Wisconsin- Madison. He is a licensed psychologist, and founder of the International Forgiveness Institute, a non-profit organization ... Read more

The Empowerment Solution

Airs at: Sun, 08/27/2023 at 8:30am - 9:00am
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Dr. Friedemann Schaub is the author of the new book, The Empowerment Solution: Six Keys to Unlocking Your Full Potential with the Subconscious Mind. He is a physician, researcher, personal development coach, and the author of the award-winning book The Fear and Anxiety Solu... Read more

Wilderness Therapy

Airs at: Sun, 08/20/2023 at 8:30am - 9:00am
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Eric Inman is the founder of a unique wilderness company called Evolve Wild--which is designed to help individuals forge a connection with nature and the unconscious as a path for becoming more authentic in their lives. Eric spent years working as a river guide and in wilde... Read more

Psychedelic Cults and Outlaw Churches

Airs at: Sun, 08/13/2023 at 8:30am - 9:00am
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 Mike Marinacci is the author of the new book, Psychedelic Cults and Outlaw Churches: LSD, Cannabis, and Spiritual Sacraments in Underground America. Mike is an independent expert on psychedelic spiritual groups and nontraditional American religious sects. He is the author ... Read more