Monthly Archives: May 2016

Learning to trust

Learning to trust

Your ego's tendency is to keep things as they are, no matter how bad they may be. God says: "let go of the past and make room for something that…Read more
The hurt we embrace

The hurt we embrace

That hurt we embrace becomes joy. Call it to your arms where it can change. A silkworm eating leaves makes a cocoon. Each of us weaves a chamber of leaves…Read more
Scintilla of spirit

Scintilla of spirit

The world is fast losing its soul but you don't have to surrender yours. You don't have to live in a mechanical globe. You don't have to tame your deep-forest…Read more
Everyone

Everyone

"I saw this woman buy two meals at a street vender and gave this man one of the meals. She introduced herself and talked to him about his life. She…Read more
Growing older

Growing older

Beautiful are the youth whose rich emotions flash and burn, whose lithe bodies filled with energy and grace sway in their happy dance of life; and beautiful likewise are the…Read more
You are with the Friend now

You are with the Friend now

"I wish I could show you When you are lonely or in darkness, The Astonishing Light Of your own Being!" I know the voice of depression Still calls to you.…Read more
The peace of wild things

The peace of wild things

When despair for the world grows in me and I wake in the night at the least sound in fear of what my life and my children's lives may be,…Read more
More traffic than you think

More traffic than you think

God stood at the shore of Himself and dove in. How can He do things like that? Anything goes with the Big Guy, I guess. A divine splash happened, billions…Read more
Invitation

Invitation

Empower me to be a bold participant, rather than a timid saint in waiting, in the difficult ordinariness of now; to exercise the authority of honesty; rather than defer to…Read more