Tag Archives: Heart

To Risk Delight

The poet Jack Gilbert in his poem A Brief for the Defense says we must risk delight.  In nature, there is astonishing beauty that coexists with ravenous pain; it is the way of the universe.  Buddha has said that suffering … Continue reading

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All Reflections are Equal

What do you see when you look in the mirror?  In Mayan teaching traditions, the Mayans say,  “I am another one of Yourself”.  The Mayan’s stress that every life form reflects every other life form and that all originate form … Continue reading

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Blossoming Heart Health

Where do you find your happiness?  Your first answers will be the most important, and hopefully your answers were not any material items.  Material items can make your life easier, more convenient, but not happy.  Happiness comes from within.  It … Continue reading

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Just Do It!

The universe speaks to us if we only take the time to listen.  Listening is one key of many to unlocking our inner doors, but we are all to often otherwise engaged.  This morning while doing my daily readings I … Continue reading

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Symphony of Life

Your head’s like mine, like all our heads; big enough to contain every god and devil there ever was. Big enough to hold the weight of oceans and the turning stars. Whole universes fit in there! But what do we … Continue reading

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The Heart

What would you take if you had to leave your home in a matter of minutes?  Other than having all human inhabitants on board, and your pets should you have them, what is important to you?  Would you take your … Continue reading

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