Can it be?

Can it be?

God, again and again through the ages you have sent messengers To this pitiless world: They have said, "Forgive everyone," they have said, "Love one another—Rid your hearts of evil."…Read more
God, make me brave for life

God, make me brave for life

God, make me brave for life: oh, braver than this. Let me straighten after pain, as a tree straightens after the rain, Shining and lovely again. God, make me brave…Read more
Grace strikes us

Grace strikes us

Grace strikes us when we are in great pain and restlessness. It strikes us when we walk through the dark valley of a meaningless and empty life. It strikes us…Read more
Grow

Grow

Be present. Make love. Make tea. Avoid small talk. Embrace conversation. Buy a plant, water it. Make your bed. Make someone else's bed. Have a smart mouth, and quick wit.…Read more
Stay in the center

Stay in the center

Knowing others is intelligence; knowing yourself is true wisdom. Mastering others is strength; mastering yourself is true power. If you realize that you have enough, you are truly rich. If…Read more
Open your heart to love

Open your heart to love

Speak your truth. Listen when others speak theirs, too. When you let go of fear, you will learn to love others, and you will let them love you. Do not…Read more
Searching for happiness

Searching for happiness

Happiness cannot be found through great effort and willpower, but is already there, in relaxation and letting-go. Don't strain yourself, there is nothing to do. Whatever arises in the mind…Read more