How to Change Your Mind

"You go deep enough or far out enough in consciousness and you will bump into the sacred. It’s not something we generate; it’s something out there waiting to be discovered."…

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Teach Your Children Well

Listen to the mustn’ts, child, Listen to the don’ts Listen to the shouldn’ts, The impossibles, the won’ts Listen to the never haves Then listen close to me – Anything can happen, child, Anything can be. ~ Shel Silverstein

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Weather or not

The sun is there, even when it is behind the clouds. ~ Thich Nhat Hanh, The Heart of the Buddha's Teachings ______________________________

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In Praise of Water

All of us have in our veins the exact same percentage of salt in our blood that exists in the ocean, and, therefore, we have salt in our blood, in our sweat, in our tears. We are tied to the ocean. And when we go back to the sea – whether it is to sail or to watch it – we are going back from whence we came.” ~ John F. Kennedy _____________________________         Water is in our fabric.  Literally.  I don't think it is any coincidence that we’re made of the same balance we find in the sea.  70% of the earth’s surface is covered with water, leaving it unconquerable, uninhabitable, and untamable by man, for the most part.  Great bodies of water have been a source of great reflection, forever.

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Keeping Faith

" Prayer is not asking. It is a longing of the soul. It is daily admission of one's weakness. It is better in prayer to have a heart without words than words without a heart. " ~ Mahatma Gandhi

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