Carla Rueckert

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Carla Rueckert, Talk Show Host, Channel, Author, Librarian, Bibliographer, Meditator, Minister, Counselor, Metaphysical Researcher, Q'uo Channel
Carla L. Rueckert
Talk Show Host, Channel, Author, Librarian, Bibliographer, Meditator, Minister, Counselor, Metaphysical Researcher, Q'uo Channel

Carla Rueckert is an experienced channel who has honed her skill for more than 30 years. She is known as the channel for The Law of One series, which was channeled by tuned trance in the early 1980s, as well as the channel and/or author of many other books, including  Secrets of the UFO (1976), The Crucifixion of Esmerelda Sweetwater (1989), A Channeling Handbook (1996), A Wanderer’s Handbook (2001) and A Book of Days; Channelings from the Holy Spirit (2007).

She has been a conscious tuned channel since 1974 and is best known, in this category, for her work with the extraterrestrial source, Q'uo, whom she has channeled since the mid-1980s. Q'uo and Ra are both part of a group that calls itself "The Confederation of Planets in Service to the One Infinite Creator". The messages offer insight for spiritual seekers. Over 1500 transcripts of these messages are available in the Library section of  

Other resources available from L/L Research are the quarterly Light/Lines Newsletter, which offers a selected session plus current L/L Research news, the Gatherings Newsletter, which carries detailed information about all LL Research study groups and gatherings, and an invitation to join in L/L Research’s daily Gaia Meditations. LL Research is dedicated to discovering and sharing information which may aid in the spiritual evolution of humankind.

Also available on this site are transcripts of her speeches and interviews, as well as links to her daily blog and her weekly UPI column, called A Small Medium at Large. To subscribe to these weekly articles or to contact Carla, write  If you are interested in a personal channeling session with those of the Q’uo principle, write to the same address.

Carla offers counseling. In this work, she blends her Christian roots with a deep understanding of metaphysical principles. To find out more about the counseling, go to “Carla’s Niche” on the LL Research website.

Carla’s background in education is in philosophy and English Literature, in which she majored as an undergraduate at the University of Louisville, graduating in 1966, and as a librarian. She took a degree in Library Service from Spalding University in 1971. She is now the Librarian of the L/L Research Metaphysical Library, a special collection which has become more distinguished through the years as many metaphysical authors have donated their material to the Library and many seekers have donated their books and other materials in the area of the paranormal and metaphysical to the Library.

Carla is a minister of the Universal life Church, in order that she may perform weddings and other services when asked. In her personal life in faith, she is a member of St. Luke’s Episcopal Church in Anchorage, Kentucky. Carla has been married to James Allen McCarty since 1987. They live at Camelot, in Anchorage, with their three cats.

Carla L. Rueckert (McCarty) was born in 1943 in Lake Forest, Illinois. She completed undergraduate studies in English Literature at the University of Louisville in 1966 and master’s degree studies in Library Service in 1971. She served as librarian and bibliographer to college and school libraries for six years. She was a meditator with the group Don started in early 1962, and became partners with Don in L/L Research in 1968. In 1970, she turned full-time to assisting Don with his research. She read and abstracted books and periodicals, and did correspondence and writing for Don. In 1974, she began channeling. She continues these activities. In 1987, she married Jim McCarty. She enjoys corresponding with a wide variety of wanderers, readers and spiritual seekers of all kinds, as well as reading romances, fantasy, sci-fi and mysteries, gardening, cooking and writing. She continues her channeling efforts with non-trance Saturday meditation meetings. On behalf of L/L Research’s Metaphysical Library, she has been collecting books, tapes and other material in the areas of metaphysical and UFO research since 1970, and invites those who are disposing of metaphysically oriented materials to remember that L/L Research is glad to receive such donations. She lives with three cats, Jim, and GLB in Louisville, Kentucky.

Carla Rueckert, Talk Show Host, Channel, Author, Librarian, Bibliographer, Meditator, Minister, Counselor, Metaphysical Researcher, Q'uo Channel