Monthly Archives: March 2015

The Transaction of Hospitality

Welcome.  Make yourself at home.  Get comfortable.  Mi mundo es su mundo.  Let us cultivate our radical hospitality, which is not a one sided exchange.  Gracious acceptance is an equal partner in the hospitality transaction.  As we give, so we … Continue reading

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A Short Story

Today is a blank page, and our actions will write our story upon it.  May we so act that the story will be pleasing to us and to the ages.  For page potential we are grateful.  Blesséd Be, and Amen.

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Infrienditude

We don’t make friends – we meet them.  Everywhere we go there is the potential for new and meaningful friendships.  There are billions of other souls on Earth, affording each of us a nearly infinite number of possible friends: let us call … Continue reading

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Lucky Being

Life unfolds, acts upon us, and we call it Luck.  The universe does not know Luck, although it is intimately familiar with Chance.  Inasmuch, the universe may seem cold, impersonal; and yet you and I and everyone know is part … Continue reading

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Life Out of Time

Today is so small on the scale of universe time, that it is infinitely huge.  Time truly is an illusion, possibly invented by an ad agency interested in selling watches.  Let us not be slaves to time, nor shall we … Continue reading

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Song of Life

Listen – Life is singing.  Listen to the clickety-click of dogs nails on wood floors.  Listen to the soft whoosh of cars on newly wet streets.  Listen to children playing several doors down.  Listen to the sighs of elderly ladies. … Continue reading

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Please and Thank You

Please and Thank You is our prayer today.  Let us practice asking for the things we need, practice asking of others what they need, and practice gratitude.  This gratitude extends beyond things received; gratitude is for the opportunity to give, … Continue reading

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This Artistic Life

Muse of All Ages, Inspire us as we create the masterpiece of Life.  Show us where the beauty lies, and make our talents sufficient to express it.  May we bring forth the light of truth, the shadow of despair, the … Continue reading

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We Are a Blessing

Providence guide us, Love sustain us, Compassion direct us as we venture forth today.   May we find ourselves grounded, assured of our worth, and fully present in all that we do.  May we practice simple kindness, to others and … Continue reading

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The Heart of the Matter

When we choose other’s needs first, with no promise of personal gain; When it’s easier to leave, and we choose to stay; When anger is the default, and we choose to forgive ourselves instead; When ambivalence is easy, and we choose to … Continue reading

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