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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… Continue Reading “Surrender”

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… Continue Reading “Thoughts on Hope – 1”

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