Don’t ask yourself what the world needs. Ask yourself what makes you come alive, and do that. Because what the world needs is people who have come alive. – Howard Thurman
Pause for a moment today to notice, I mean really see, our beautiful home. Isn’t the Earth breathtaking, in so many millions of ways?
Twas Easter-Sunday. The full-blossomed trees Filled all the air with fragrance and with joy. – Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
What has violently swept into your house like a crowd of sorrows? Or arrived as an unexpected joy? Have you found it within yourself to welcome them all? At least eventually? Like me? I couldn’t see it before. But now I can. I once was blind, but now I see. It’s all a gift.
One day, when I was getting especially frustrated with people coming to our door to sell firewood or ask for a signature on a petition, the following phrase came to me: Home is sacred. Home should not be a place where I have to make transactions, respond to demands (unless they are for a hug) […]