New life bursting forth from earth and trees can hearten and inspire us as summer fast approaches. Nature’s ability to regenerate so beautifully after a long cold winter, a fire, or a natural disaster is stunning.
After a very snowy winter, I’m thrilled to see the evidence of it melting away with sunny days and powerful moon phases. I look forward to being outdoors much more – without a shovel in hand!
Dear Friends,As the days finally begin to get longer, light is the theme all around. I feel lighter and more energized when I rise with the sun for my contemplative practices - and actually see it! It is great to write, practice qigong, yoga, chanting and/or...
As you rise to meet the road ahead of you – troubles and triumphs galore! – please do focus on gratitude for all of the gifts and beauty your one wild life has presented to you. Right now, think of four things you’re grateful for, and then ‘hit reply’ and share them with me. I’m excited to hear from you!
Sometimes we go around living, the best we can, 'doing life' through efforting and following the course that our parents or society says is 'the way', and feeling like it is all up to us. We get along, and perhaps even make a difference in the world, with a little bit...
Every day is an opportunity to reflect upon recent experiences. How have you been living? Are you making the most of opportunities coming your way? Is it time to focus your attention and actions to make improvements? Have you overcome obstacles and can now take a moment to really enjoy those successes?