“Be Kind” by Luda (re-blogged)

Originally posted on Plants and Beyond:
~Isn’t that simple? Simply Be Kind. It is contagious. A fascinating feature of kindness is that it self-replicating and inspiring kindness in others. When we ourselves perform an act of kindness, this is likely to encourage others to act in a similar way. One study conducted at Cambridge University…

“Step into the light” by Verulomar (re-blogged)

Originally posted on earth sky air:
Who is not weary with the state of our world these days? Another week passes in which violent acts and the rhetoric of violence, hate, and fear ratchet up yet further. My heart breaks for the victims and their friends and families. This senselessness is not visited on our…

“Earth on edge” by Verulomar (re-blogged)

Originally posted on earth sky air:
I love nature. I love the ever-changing skies, both night and day. I love this amazing earth upon which we live – the trees, the plants, the animals, the entire amazing array of diverse, mystical life that grows here. I love the waters of the earth – the soul-rushing…

ZEN STORIES: “Is that so?”…

There was a zen master who enjoyed a good reputation in his community. One day the neighbors came to his door enraged and furious,