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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A single leaf stirs Yet there is no breeze nearby An angel passes
I no longer have to pay taxes which leaves death as the only certainty. Yet when we get a diagnosis of impending death, we feel shocked, as if it had never occurred to us that our time would come. I … Continue reading
I want more than hope which hints at uncertainty; even faith is not enough. What I need is that quiet knowing unspoken certainty nothing else will do The irony is that this knowing has been with me all along, but … Continue reading
Exploring dark caves Is not a hobby for me Spooky things inside!
Life under the sea A world of silent beauty Mermaids drinking tea
I am a dancer Ballerina on her toes Why are you laughing?