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The Animal Soul

“Dogs are our link to paradise. They don’t know evil or jealousy or discontent. To sit with a dog on a hillside on a glorious afternoon is to be back in Eden, where doing nothing was not boring–it was peace.” … Continue reading

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All Too Human

“Despair is the price one pays for self-awareness. Look deeply into life, and you’ll always find despair.” ― Irvin D. Yalom ALL TOO HUMAN   Darkness and light, death and life, despair and hope, sharing the same ground we all … Continue reading

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Midnight Glow

“In every walk with Nature one receives far more than he seeks.” – John Muir MIDNIGHT GLOW   I came to the end of the valley, where the last tree stands lonesome, it seems, but the mountain stream playfully runs … Continue reading

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Lavender Field

“Dwell on the beauty of life. Watch the stars, and see yourself running with them.” ― Marcus Aurelius LAVENDER FIELD   The sun, never shy to shine even when the clouds take over the skies. The rays of light always … Continue reading

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Daily Greetings

“Isn’t it funny how day by day nothing changes, but when you look back, everything is different…” – C.S. Lewis Photo credit: Avi Drori at Yosemite Conservancy DAILY GREETINGS Before I say good-bye I must say hello – my daily … Continue reading

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I Would

“For after all, the best thing one can do when it is raining is let it rain.” ― Henry Wadsworth Longfellow I WOULD   If I could fly into space to find you a necklace made of stars, I would. … Continue reading

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Picture Perfect View

“Do not dwell in the past, do not dream of the future, concentrate the mind on the present moment.” – Buddha PICTURE PERFECT VIEW   Everything moves gracefully today like a silk scarf in the wind flowing away.   The … Continue reading

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The Earth And Seven Seas

“When the heart is supple, it can be “broken open” into a greater capacity to hold our own and the world’s pain: it happens every day. When we hold our suffering in a way that opens us to greater compassion, … Continue reading

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The Corrosion of Time

“To live is the rarest thing in the world. Most people exist, that is all.” – Oscar Wilde THE CORROSION OF TIME   Only a moment –   that’s all we have before the feather drifts away, before the raindrop breaks … Continue reading

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Good-Bye

“Not until we are lost do we begin to understand ourselves.” – Henry David Thoreau Photo credit: dublinsmick.wordpress.com GOOD-BYE   I would like to say Good-Bye   to the forest of darkness; but without darkness I would never feel the warmth … Continue reading

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