Walking with Nature

Walking with Nature Perhaps the truth depends on a walk around the lake.                                                                 ~Wallace Stevens Now that spring has sprung here on the […]

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Birth and Renewal

“My joy is like Spring, so warm it makes flowers bloom all over the Earth. My pain is like a river of tears, so vast it fills the four oceans. Please call me by my true names, so I can hear all my cries and laughter at once, so I can see that my joy […]

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Working Through Sadness

Working through Sadness  “Our sorrows and wounds are healed only when we touch them with compassion.”                                                                               […]

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Life is Suffering. Really?

Life is Suffering.  Really? “The emotional storms unfold differently when they are cradled in awareness.”                                                                                                                  –Jon Kabat Zinn I’ve encountered more than enough suffering in the last couple of weeks.  At the top of the list is my daughter, Katrina.  She had neck fusion surgery three years ago and it has completely collapsed.  The […]

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