There You Were… Jun25

There You Were…...

There You Were…   I have longed to embrace the warmth Of a creature of my own Whose eyes assure it knows me By my soft, melodic tone   I place no motives or presumptions upon this gentle soul only that in their journey they arrive safe and whole   I prefer to trust in...

How Much is that Doggie in the Window? Apr12

How Much is that Dog...

Although most things in life are free, many also come at a great personal cost and in most instances we are unaware of what that cost really consist of.  Our mind plays a key role in clouding our ability to discern truth and often drives us straight into a mirage, placing us in harms way. For...

Namaste Mar21

Namaste

As in many mornings, today I went out to walk the three-mile stretch I travel daily.  I am fascinated at how life presents itself without warning, gathering me into its arms. Almost one mile into my walk, I approached the Phap Bao Temple.  I have never seen anyone at this facility before,...

In The Beginning Mar13

In The Beginning

What makes man different from animals is that he is aware of himself. He is able to reflect upon himself and analyze what happens to him, how his environment influences him and how he can change his consciousness. ~Dirk Gillabel~ Tonight I watched Oprah Winfrey tell her story on the Master...

An Angel in Disguise Mar13

An Angel in Disguise

This afternoon I visited the local Sam’s club to get our family’s supplies.  As I was checking out, I heard what I perceived as flustered parents scolding their little girl from wondering away.  “Get back into that cart right this second” one parent shouted.  There were a total of...