Day 336 … October 31st (bringing the Truth)

“Living the Truth in your Heart without compromise brings kindness into the world.” ~ anonymous Only the Kind can truly Live the Truth in their Hearts.

Day 337 … November 1st (setting yourSelf free)

“Perform every act of your Life as if it were your last.” ~ Marcus Aurelius Allow Love to be given & Wonder to be known … To Do so, forgive — & set your Here&Now free.

A Candle in the Darkness … (01/30/12)

“In the meantime, remember that it is those of us who comprehend the perfect Light of Love who have been called to walk in the darkness — to light the way for others stumbling in the gloom; and this whether those others choose to follow our flame or not. Alone bringing the candle near gives […]

about longevity & disaster … (01/30/12)

I think Lao Tsu nailed it when he said that “The flame that burns twice as bright, burns half as long” — or George Bernard Shaw, when he wrote that life is “a sort of splendid torch which I have got hold of for a moment, and I want to make it burn as brightly […]

Day 338 … November 2nd (getting what You Want)

“I will choose You, one from a thousand & two from ten thousand, and You will stand as a single One.” ~ Jesus Christ (Thomas 23) “You must Be the change you wish to See in the world.” ~ M. Gandhi The Peace-full change is the only one truly desired.

Day 339 … November 3rd (true Gain)

“The true Meaning of Life is to be discovered in the world rather than within man … Being Human always points to something or someone other than the self; be it a meaning to fulfill or another Human Being to encounter. We can discover Meaning in three ways: creating a work or Doing a deed, […]

Day 340 … November 4th (diving IN)

“Gamble everything for Love if you are a true Human Being. If not, leave this gathering. half-heartedness doesn’t reach into Majesty. You set out to find God, but then you keep stopping for long periods at mean-spirited roadhouses. Don’t wait any longer. Dive into the ocean and let the sea Be you.” ~ Rumi

Day 341 … November 5th (tasting the Answer)

“All day I think about it, then at night I say it. Where did I come from and what am I supposed to be Doing? I cannot stop asking. If I could taste one sip of an answer, I could break out of this prison for drunks. I didn’t come here of my own accord […]

Day 342 … November 6th (the Joy-full Home)

“This being Human is a guest house; every morning a new arrival. A joy, a depression, a meanness … some momentary awareness come as an unexpected visitor. Welcome and attend them all. Even if they are a crowd of sorrows who violently sweep your house empty of its furniture; still, treat each of them honorably. […]

Day 343 … November 7th (free to Enter)

“It’s amazing, and funny, that you have to be pulled away from being tortured; pulled out into this Spring Garden, but that’s the Way it Is. Almost everyone must be bound and dragged here. Only a few come on their own.” ~ Rumi

Kindness allWays matters … (01/24/12)

Yesterday, my supervisor and I had an interesting discussion. It seems he took a bit of an exception to the small acts of Kindness that I was doing for others at work. It wasn’t anything big or saintly I was doing — just refilling the espresso machine with coffee beans & cleaning up after others […]