Monthly Archives: January 2013

Day 29

Oh blessed Force of all that is, you move swiftly and stealthily through our lives.  At our best, we go with this flow; too often, we feel dragged along, or worse yet, dragged under.  Balance and perception are our tools of negotiation. … Continue reading

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Day 28

A bedtime prayer: as night draws the curtain of the universe over us, we reflect on our day’s endeavors.  Were we productive?  Did we live into the relationships we would wish for ourselves?  Were we our best possible selves?  Take … Continue reading

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Day 27

Traveler of Life, our path is sometimes long, but almost never as long as we might wish.  We make our journeys cognizant there is a destination, and yet we would forestall it  with more and more detours.  Enjoy the journey, yes, but … Continue reading

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Day 26

Arbiter of the cosmos, grant us, this day, balance and resilience.  Compassion is a complex state: it is beyond mere pity, in that we are accepting another’s pain; it is more than empathy, as it gives us boundaries that protect us, and … Continue reading

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Day 25

Breathe.  Feel your heart beat.  The ocean wave, the setting sun, the flight of geese, the clickety clack of a train: the rattle and hum of life.  The rhythm of being.  Lose yourself in the groove.  Dance, sway, snap and hum.  These all are … Continue reading

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Day 24

Praise and lift up our beloved community!  Daily we gather in many incarnations of our family of humanity.  We recognize our sisters and brothers in every encounter: the grocery store clerk; the elderly man in the hospital cafeteria; the elementary … Continue reading

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Day 23

Awake!  Awake, and Rejoice at the myriad of miracles that greet you each day!  A rising sun; a singing bird; a tree rustling in the breeze; the din of humanity.  It is all a wonder, and its existence is no … Continue reading

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