The Weight of Freedom

“Freedom is not worth having if it does not include the freedom to make mistakes.”― Mahatma Gandhi *The word freedom, has been appearing daily, multiple times daily..the entire month of April, and still continue now …..as we enter May…a most liberating, harmonious energy..that carries a horrible relief reminder…* The word FREEDOM, urges a pondering of ones [...]

Be Stirred…Not Shaken

“Faith is not the belief that God will do what you want. It is the belief that God will do what is right.”― Max Lucado, He Still Moves Stones: Everyone Needs a Miracle Faith gives us a place to sit, and rest…when we are tired…so "why" do we wander when weary? As I swept each corner of [...]

The Power of a Whisper

1 KINGS 19:11-13 NIV 11 The Lord said, “Go out and stand on the mountain in the presence of the Lord, for the Lord is about to pass by.” Then a great and powerful wind tore the mountains apart and shattered the rocks before the Lord, but the Lord was not in the wind. After the wind there was an earthquake, but the Lord was not in the earthquake. 12 After [...]

The Gravity Of Transformation

Truth is not conceptual. We can never understand or realize it through concepts and ideas. Truth is not to be understood. Rather, it is meant to be experienced, tasted, like nectar. There is nothing to understand about nectar. One must taste it, drink it, and experience it. The truth is like that. It is to [...]

Because It Matters

“At any point God can change his plans for your life when he decides your life purpose needs to be protected.”― Shannon L. Alder Even Shakespeare wasn't as tragic as 2020.. While embracing the elongated stillness in my corner of the world... sight was increasing...Spirit became more vocal.......I practiced listening for God first in everything....EVERYTHING... because [...]

The Weight of Wonder

“Wonder is the heaviest element on the periodic table. Even a tiny fleck of it stops time.” ― Diane Ackerman In the paradise of our minds....if we deprive magic.... wonder...wanes Each day..is a new masterpiece..revealed in the mystery we entertain... Which long ago thought stretched this far? “More and more I find I want to be living [...]

The Way Leaves Flower

“Autumn leaves don't fall, they fly. They take their time and wander on this their only chance to soar.” Delia Owens, Where the Crawdads Sing Time does not heal…It is letting go….of time…..that heals Autumn is the season that teaches us this mastery….. it is here, in Autumn…where we enter our quietude…. In a natural way….as [...]

Extraordinary Grace…

“There's truths you have to grow into.”― H.G. Wells Breathe...... even thorns bloom..... While addressing that which is going on within …..for that’s all that is truly going on....be mellow with that which you place focus on….be gentle dear traveler….when finding freedom from what could have been... No words or movements needed or required……are ever hurried…. [...]

Hunger of The Soul

If I cried out, who would hear me up there, among the angelic orders? Rainer Maria Rilke We reach for words to speak in a voice that is both intimate and majestic on the mysteries of human life and our attempt..... to translate the angels language..... to use our self-consciousness to some advantage.... to transcend.... [...]

Path Well Lit

“The mind can go in a thousand directions, but on this beautiful path, I walk in peace. With each step, the wind blows. With each step, a flower blooms.”― Thich Nhat Hanh God fills our hearts and captures our minds with His Light.. Being conscious of the Self is a mind mending process…. The mind has [...]