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Surrender

Surrender The boat I travel in is called Surrender. My two oars are instant forgiveness and gratitude — complete gratitude for the gift of life. I am thankful for the experience of this life, for the opportunity to dance. I get angry, I get…

Wednesday of Hope – Hope Is the Way

Hope is not just a feeling. Hope is a way of acting and a way of living. – Joanna Macy

A Lesson on Forgiveness from Nelson Mandela

– Nelson Mandela

Thoughts on Hope – 1

On Optimism and Pessimism (as opposed to authentic Hope) An optimist says, in effect, “Don’t worry, it’s going to turn out all right.” A pessimist says, “It’s going down the drain and there’s nothing you can do about it” Both get us off the…

Welcoming What Is Now

Welcome the present moment as if you had invited it. Why? Because it is all we ever have. – Pema Chödrön

Photo Challenge: Home

Take more time, cover less ground. – Thomas Merton Dancing in the Waters of Life