ZEN POEMS: “I Am The Dreamer” by Wu Wei

“I Am The Dreamer” I am the dreamer I always knew that I would be Constantly shielding my beliefs from the corruption of reality. They measure a man by the scale of his wealth Not the depth of his ability to love Morality is seized as the unique possession Of those who believe in an…

“Giving” by Kahlil Gibran

Giving You often say, “I would give, but only to the deserving.” The trees in your orchard say not so, nor the flocks in your pasture. They give that they may live, for to withhold is to perish. Surely he who is worthy to receive his days and his nights, is worthy of all else…

SPIRITUAL POEMS: “Morning Prayer” by Ella Wheeler Wilcox

Morning Prayer Let me to-day do something that shall take    A little sadness from the world’s vast store, And may I be so favored as to make    Of joy’s too scanty sum a little more. Let me not hurt, by any selfish deed    Or thoughtless word, the heart of foe or friend;…

SPIRITUAL POEMS: “Prayer” by Ella Wheeler Wilcox

“Prayer”  Lord, let us pray. Give us the open mind, O God, The mind that dares believe In paths of thought as yet untrod; The mind that can conceive Large visions of a wider way Than circumscribes our world to-day. May tolerance temper our own faith, However great our zeal; When others speak of life…

POEMS: “Worth While” by Ella Wheeler Wilcox

“Worth While”   It is easy enough to be pleasant, When life flows by like a song, But the man worth while is one who will smile, When everything goes dead wrong. For the test of the heart is trouble, And it always comes with the years, And the smile that is worth the praises…

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…