Nature itself is trying to wake us up to what we’re doing to our world.
We need to choose occasions to pause, take a breath and look.
We must vote this November in order to assure that we have a vote in the future.
By being present with another person, all of life becomes present and alive.
We often ignore the emotional side of preparing ourselves.
How to renew your love for whatever you do.
If we think a lie serves our self-image, our view of ourselves becomes haunted.
We must listen to each other in the winds of the world.
Can’t the whole nation become a storm of compassion?
Only by being open can we understand what love, and life, can bring.
When we allow ourselves to feel the delicacy of a moment, then joy and love become not only possible, but also probable.
How do you have compassion for other people’s suffering when those others are perceived as responsible for your suffering?
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Life before Trump felt relatively predictable to many people. No more. He has awakened us to the fundamentally unpredictable and unknowable nature of reality.
Learning how to be rich in openness is what retirement is for.
Is wearing a tie a superficial act, a remnant of classist symbolism—or something else?