Being Compassionate

Being Compassionate

  The Response That Never Fails…. “A human being is part of the whole, called by us ‘universe,’ a part limited in time and space. He experiences himself, his thoughts and feelings, as something separate from the rest – a kind of optical delusion of...
The Burden of Hate

The Burden of Hate

“I have decided to stick with love. Hate is too great a burden to bear.” ~ Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Hate is a toxic energy that can wear many different masks, but behind them all dwells the same thing: fear. Have you ever carried the burden of hate? I have, and I...
Be Here Now: Enjoying The Contrast

Be Here Now: Enjoying The Contrast

“The best thing one can do when it’s raining is to let it rain.” ~ Henry Wadsworth Longfellow   I love the sentiment of Longfellow’s words and they came to me this morning just at the right time. My dog, Mac Doodle, is sitting by the window right now staring at...
You Are In Charge

You Are In Charge

   You Have the Freedom to Choose Your Next Thought Last week I had just finished re-landscaping my backyard when, within 24 hours, a new direction regarding the path of Hurricane Hermine became evident. In that moment I had an awareness of how absolutely...