POEMS: “Sweetness” by Thich Nhat Hanh

“Sweetness”     You must be completely awake in the present to enjoy the tea. Only in the awareness of the present,  can your hands feel the pleasant warmth of the cup. Only in the present,  can you savor the aroma,  taste the sweetness,  appreciate the delicacy. If you are ruminating about the past,  or…

A thought from Neale Donald Walsch for the New Year

Photo credit: pinterest “Winter landscae” As you start the first full work week of the New Year you should do no ‘work’ at all. The point of your activities throughout the day is not to make a living, but to make a life; not to ‘work’ but to create joy. If you are doing what you…

LEARNING FROM NATURE HAIKU POEMS: “Play” (“Jugar”)

“Play”   Play is a natural thing, Adults soon forget: The joys of spontaneity!   Nature’s lesson:   Do more smiling, Practice less frowning… Learn to have fun! Amira    “Jugar”   Jugar es algo natural, Los adultos pronto se olvidan: ¡Las alegrías de la espontaneidad!   Lección de la naturaleza:   Haz más sonriendo,…