"Life is a series of natural and spontaneous changes."

Acceptance from Lao Tzu

"Life is a series of natural and spontaneous changes. Don't resist them; that only creates sorrow. Let reality be reality. Let things flow naturally forward in whatever way they like."   This is easy to say but difficult to do. One of the keys to mindfulness is...

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"The impeded stream is the one that sings." ~Barry

The Real Work

"It may be that when we no longer know what to do, we have come to our real work and when we no longer know which way to go, we have begun our real journey. The mind that is not baffled is not employed. The impeded stream is the one...

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“Everything Is Waiting for You”

Your great mistake is to act the drama as if you were alone. As if life were a progressive and cunning crime with no witness to the tiny hidden transgressions. To feel abandoned is to deny the intimacy of your surroundings. Surely even you, at times, have felt the grand array; the...

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Full Moon

Full Moon   The moon leaned her full, round face so close to mine that her mountains touched the furrows of my brow.   "I have a secret," she said with a wink. I waited. "You're not dead until you're dead," she said. I was a bit incredulous.   "You're not impressed?" the moon asked, looking just a bit perplexed....

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