HAIKU POEMS: “Ego” (English and Spanish)

“Ego”   Labeling, judging, The inner critic chatters… Let go of the EGO: Find peace in Silence. Amira   “Ego”   Etiqueteando, juzgando, El crítico interior charla … Suelta el EGO:  encuentra paz en el silencio Amira  

INSPIRATIONAL POEMS: “Reach out” by Margaret Jang

Reach out to embrace what is seen all around you,
feel this in your heart, then express what you must do.
For each has a special purpose that we all come to share, to give guidance or nurture or just show you truly care.

INSPIRATIONAL STORIES: “Kill your ego” (re-blogged)

Originally posted on Inspiring Stories:
If you want to reach a state of bliss, then go beyond your ego and the internal dialogue. Make a decision to relinquish the need to control, the need to be approved, and the need to judge. Those are the three things the ego is doing all the time. It’s very…

Zen stories: “Perfect patience” (re-blogged)

Originally posted on Inspiring Stories:
Patrul Rimpoche was roaming the Tibetan mountains. One day he heard about a great hermit who had spent twenty years in a cave meditating on the Perfection of Patience. Desirous to meet such a saintly being, he went in search of his cave. Poking his head around the entrance, he…

A Prayer For Growing Old Gracefully

Lord, Thou knowest better than I myself that
I am growing older and will someday be old.
Keep me from the fatal habit of thinking
I must say something on every subject and on
every occasion.Release me from craving to
straighten out everybody’s affairs.

Ego needs applause by Didi (re-blogged)

Ego needs applause We say we want to share But our ego is tricky Wants to be heard and seen Needs you, wherever you are We fly in lies Cheat ourselves Are identified With the mind Our good words and deeds Need ears and eyes To caress our ego To be proud Silence has no…

“Food for the Soul” by Didi (re-blogged)

“Food for the Soul” by Didi (re-blogged) Soul recipe Faith in God, Harmony and light Love and no fight Respect – a lot Share and care To be always fair Language of the heart Never be apart Compassion spiced Spreading like Christ Scent of unity Within community Egofree life Without selfish styles Self-made strife But…