Before You SpeakBefore you speak, let your words pass through three gates. At the first gate, ask yourself, ‘Is it true?’ At the second ask, ‘Is it necessary?’ At the third gate ask ‘Is it kind? Rumi
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Monthly Archives: June 2012
Today I cry; thank-you for my sadness, for the ability to feel deeply, for allowing these tears to spill in rivers of sorrow and regret, for my careless words, my indifference, my selfish intent. Let me fill the ocean with … Continue reading
How might we act in love if we were forever free of fear? What form does love take in a world where shame, guilt, greed, and the endless seeking of power does not exist? We fear for our survival; we … Continue reading
Let’s begin again. starting over with humility. Put aside pride, arrogance, and greed. Be clear about what humility truly is. It is not feeling you are not good enough, not worthy enough. So then, what is humility? One who is … Continue reading
You can not bargain with life, nor can you deceive or manipulate, bully or ignore. There comes a final accounting, the dues must be paid. The day of judgement is not given by a wrathful God but rather it is … Continue reading
Tiptoe into the silence where not even a whisper is found. Nestle into the sublime love of our Creator who waits for us to enter the temple of silence where that which is sacred dwells for all time.
God works through surprises, catching us in an amazing interruption of the mundane, exploding into the miraculous, creating newness that fills our souls with the glory of the Divine.
There is a prayer that is so profound that words, supplications are not needed. Deep prayer is a firm connection that takes us directly to the heart of Source. As we become immersed in the pure love energy, our “I” … Continue reading
Your children learn by modeling your behavior more than by what you say. “Show, don’t tell,” is not only good advice for a writer, but it is pivotal to real and lasting change. Why do you think I put you … Continue reading
Just waiting for us are magic moments when time stands still and we are caught in the splendor of life. Sometimes the moments come like the soaring crescendo of a symphony. Other times, they are as soft as a melting … Continue reading
God has a plan. I can’t see it but He can. When things look bleak, terrifying, tragic, hopeless, I remind myself, God has a plan…and I am beloved. What more do I need to know?
From tree tops to mountain tops, my adoration climbs. Source of all wonder, all power, all love. I commit my everything to you. I create that which you wish to manifest through me. I am your painter’s brush poised and … Continue reading
all the faults I see in you reflect some failure to love in me my fear bounces off your imperfections mirroring my own to me
i am different every day changing, growing, shrinking, expanding colors of my being forming a kaleidoscope of who i am
Tiny poems to please Fragrant petals in the wind Words turned to kisses
Love is generous, expansive, never stingy or possessive. To truly love another, one must embrace the total of that person. Just like you, he or she is complex, contradictory, needing love and compassion. Love is accepting that person exactly as … Continue reading
How will you meet your tomorrow, with legs a tremble, or will you step forward with the conviction that life is exciting, an adventure of epic proportion? Consider how you feel about change, an inevitable aspect of living. It reflects … Continue reading
I win the lottery without buying a ticket. The only sensible response to the madness of life is to cultivate a kind of madness within, to perform the mad dance of existence. When life seems to slip from madness to … Continue reading
Home is not where you were born but rather where you are wanted. How is it that many families are disconnected either by distance or will? The breakdown of the family is a serious signal of a culture in crisis. … Continue reading
Reincarnation Re one more time In God do we trust Car ry forth the truth of love Nation against nation destroys both Reincarnation…born again hoping to get it right this time. Reincarnation…being reborn into the person you hated in your … Continue reading
If it doesn’t feel right for you, it is not. Listen to those inner whispers until they become shouts. Yep! That’s me trying to get your attention. People Whisperer Source
Half-mast eye lids; the unseeing gaze of death matches your cold heart. Why do you turn from me when I declare my love for you? Is it such a valueless trifle? Oh, mirror, you wound my soul.
Be firm, what does this mean? It means being totally focused and committed to everything you do. Wishy-washy does not work.
Hold that thought Examine it in great detail Pour it into you, then out again Until you become the thought
If not me, who then Do wait for someone else Be your own solution
Short poems give wisdom Too many words dilute truth Practice consciousness