Spiritual Excerpt from “The Gift of Gravity” by Wendell Berry

“The Gift of Gravity” All that passes descends, and ascends again unseen into the light: the river coming down from sky to hills, from hills to sea, and carving as it moves, to rise invisible, gathered to light, to return again. “The river’s injury is its shape.” I’ve learned no more. We are what we…

A quote from Neale Donald Walsch on “taking risks”

It’s okay to go ahead and take a risk. There’s no guarantee that everything will turn out exactly the way you want it to, but there IS a guarantee that it cannot possibly do so if you are afraid to even take the chance. “Nothing ventured, nothing gained” is not just a nifty old-time saying. It’s wisdom….

A quote from Neale Donald Walsch about “Love”…

  Love is sometimes shown in the things you don’t say, don’t keep track of and don’t notice. The greatest kindness is often shown in letting things go. None of us is perfect, but we can all be perfect friends and perfect partners by allowing those that we love to  be imperfect. Give those around…

ZEN POEMS: “Centre of the Circle” by Chuang Tzu

“Centre of the Circle” When we understand, we are at the centre of the circle and there we sit while Yes and No chase each other around the circumference. —Chuang Tzu …”Stay at the center of the circle and let all things take their course” —Lao Tzu  

MYSTICAL POEMS: “In the End: The Beginning” by Jay Ramsay

“In the End: The Beginning” There is something in the end there is no avoiding That is more present than breath, than self, than distraction More present than this moment? Yes, even that — Even than all those birds perched high in the Tree of Heaven That broke into all your wondering — even than…