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Wednesday of Hope – Wisdom from Helen Keller

No pessimist ever discovered the secret of the stars, or sailed an uncharted land, or opened a new doorway for the human spirit. – Helen Keller

Doorway to Gratitude

Attention is the doorway to gratitude, the doorway to wonder, the doorway to reciprocity. – Robin Wall Kimmerer

The Poetry of Life

There is not a particle of life which does not bear poetry within it. – Gustave Flaubert

My Own Unique Door

The world as pure object is something that is not there. It is not a reality outside us for which we exist….It is a living and self-creating mystery of which I am myself a part, to which I am myself, my own unique door.… Continue Reading “My Own Unique Door”

Resurrection and Touching the Mystery of Life

There is a certain fear of death that comes from not having lived yet. I had to face it myself when I had cancer a few years ago. I don’t think I was afraid of death at that time, but I also knew I… Continue Reading “Resurrection and Touching the Mystery of Life”

Weekly Photo Challenge: Beginning

People usually say, “The sky is the limit.” I believe the sky is just the beginning. – Author unknown.

A Word from My Favorite Poet – Rumi

We are departing for the skies. Who has a mind for sightseeing? -Rumi

What Can I Let Happen in my Life?

Sitting quietly, doing nothing, Spring comes and the grass grows by itself. -Zenrin, from The Gospel According to Zen

Heart Touching Words of Rumi

– Jalaluddin Rumi Essential Rumi, versions by Coleman Barks

Breathe – Just Breathe

The whole universe is breathing as our breath; we limit the process by our assumption that we are doing the breathing. – Pir Vilayat Inayat Khan, Alchemical Wisdom I like to think, sometimes, when meditating that I am not so much breathing, as being… Continue Reading “Breathe – Just Breathe”