I have a dream that my four little children will one day live in a nation where they will not be judged by the color of their skin, but by the content of their character. - Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.And tomorrow, Barack Obama becomes our president. A special holiday, indeed. . . .
Paradise begins with the love we show one another here on earth. . . .
I was talking with someone the other day about how there's nothing really new in the world. Every concept is recycled from another, earlier one. She says it's all in the Bible anyway, and I'm starting to believe her. I was re-reading The Secret this weekend, which is all about visualization...and . . .
I'm into gratitude this weekend, partly because I'm working it into one of our workshops and also because I have so much to be thankful for. It's powerful. And it's so much fun to thank people for what they are and mean to you.A few Thanksgivings back I had a chance to go around the table and . . .
Oh, who could forget the days when The Desiderata was all the rage...it was some time in the early 70s, I think, and we all thought it was so profound. Mostly after we'd smoked a bowl or two.A few years ago, a girlfriend and I were fond of spouting it to each other at appropriate and inappropriate . . .
If you ask me what i came to do in this world, I ...will answer you "I am here to live out loud."-Emile Zola . . .
It's easy to miss signs of the wonders ahead when we've been deeply wounded, or when we're busy being beaten down by the day to day drone of life, or when we think something is too good to be true. To really pay attention, we have to believe that wonders are in store. But we're usually afraid to . . .
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