Monthly Archives: April 2017

A river runs through it

A river runs through it

I awoke to the confusion of a new day. The scraps of dreams, memories of yesterday, and new cravings creeping into awareness, The sun spilling its light over all but…Read more
A Jain Prayer

A Jain Prayer

Friendship toward all beings, Delight in the qualities of virtuous ones, Utmost compassion for afflicted beings, Equanimity toward those who are not well-disposed toward me. May my soul have such…Read more
This moment in time

This moment in time

Now is the time To climb up the mountain And reason against habit. Now is the time. Now is the time To renew the barren soil of nature Ruined by…Read more
Wake Up

Wake Up

Why are you waiting to begin your life? Do you think the world must care and come soliciting? Listen to the knocking at the door of your own heart It…Read more
Children in the room

Children in the room

Every truth without exception - no matter who makes it - is from God. If a bird got accused of singing too early in the morning, if a lute began…Read more
Prayer for the earth

Prayer for the earth

Dear God, Please bless and protect this sacred jewel, Our vulnerable planet so besieged. May the rivers and the oceans and the sky and the land All be repaired somehow,…Read more