Sitting with Buddha

Sitting with myself post a weekend retreat at a Dharma Centre set deep in the splendid wild. Among the teachings was Compassion. Compassion is an action. Loving kindness is a feeling. We develop compassion with skill and means. How could I ever imagine being compassionate with anyone before I learned the skill and found the…

KISSED BY THE MOON

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Listen with Your Heart

Last month, I was witness to the murder of a dear friend I have known for just over a year and a half. My friend lived in the backyard of the house behind my apartment building. Every morning we would commune in silence, listening to the birds and the sounds of the city awakening. The…

ONE FAMILY: GOD UNITES US

Repost of my first post from 2019…. full circle back to the beginning. Our nature is nature. There are so many things I must tell God! God God God! is everywhere. It seems I am always talking with God. You see, God is in everything, absolutely everything. I am one of his creations, as is the earth…