No one is immune to the clarion wake-up call that’s blaring everywhere we go. We are what we focus on. We are what we expect. We are what we prepare to receive.
Believe it, dears. Our thoughts create the world. … More It’s the End of the World as We Know It
Day 14: A – Z Challenge Rise, Phoenix. Rise. “There is only one corner of the universe you can be certain of improving, and that’s your own self.”~ Aldous Huxley One of the things that nearly 30 years of Buddhist practice has taught me is the value of resilience. Keep trying. Start again. Rethink your … More Never, Never, Never Give Up
A – Z Challenge – Day 8 Right Here, Right Now The typical Christian notion of hell as a place where the sinners, hellions, and hypocrites among us go after they die, in order to roast in a burning fire pit forevermore, is humorous to me. As if. As if we need to travel that … More Heaven and Hell
“Every day we slaughter our finest impulses. That is why we get a heartache when we read those lines written by the hand of a master and recognize them as our own, as the tender shoots which we stifled because we lacked the faith to believe in our own powers, our own criterion of truth … More Nurturing Our Inner Light
“If something burns your soul with purpose and desire, it’s your duty to be reduced to ashes by it. Any other form of existence will be yet another dull book in the library of life.” ~ Andrea Balt There’s no room these days for half-heartedness. Either step up, or step off, the universe seems to … More Burning This Life to Ash