POEMS: “Our Little Needs” by Edgar Albert Guest

A little more of kindness, a little less severe,
A little more of sweetness, a little less austere,
A little more of honor and less of business greed,
See, brother, see how little it is we really need!

A quote from Neale Donald Walsch on “judgment and finding peace”

Everything you see, hear, touch, taste, smell, or sense in any way is an aspect of Divinity. It is when you judge it to be something else that it shows up as something else in your life. Therefore, judge not, and neither condemn. For that which you judge, judges you; and that which you condemn will condemn…

SPIRITUAL POEMS (from Daily Word): “Shift and Lift”

“Shift and Lift” Choosing to escape chaos We can release ourselves to quiet and surrender to the ocean breath, Joy and gratitude ablaze in our hearts. As we remember to trust divine wisdom We take a step into paradise And linger where all is comfort. Resting in awareness Of soul wholeness We can soak in…

POEMS: “Self-Observation Without Judgment”

  Self-Observation Without Judgment Release the harsh and pointed inner voice. it’s just a throwback to the past, and holds no truth about this moment. Let go of self-judgment, the old, learned ways of beating yourself up for each imagined inadequacy. Allow the dialogue within the mind to grow friendlier, and quiet. Shift out of…

POEMS: “Walk slowly”

Walk Slowly It only takes a reminder to breathe, a moment to be still, and just like that, something in me settles, softens, makes space for imperfection. The harsh voice of judgment drops to a whisper and I remember again that life isn’t a relay race; that we will all cross the finish line; that…

Inspirational stories with a lesson: “A room full of mirrors”

“A room full of mirrors” Once upon a time, there was a big mansion. In the mansion there were many rooms, but there was  one  particular room which usually kept closed most of the time, since it was only used for big parties or celebrations. This room was full of mirrors.  The lady of the…

POEMS: “Peace is”…

  Photo credit:  Croatia lakes “pinterest” “Peace is”…   Do you think peace requires an end to war? Or tigers eating only vegetables? Does peace require an absence from your boss, your spouse, yourself?… Do you think peace will come some other place than here? Some other time than Now? In some other heart than…

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,