Before 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?
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Source of Inspiration Vol. II
Now available through Amazon.com. All proceeds are being used for families in need through my volunteer work here in Brazil. I appreciate any support you can give in the beautiful work we do here. Buy the book as a present for yourself or someone you love. Thanks, hugs, pat
Link for Amazon.com
The Web of Duality–Other Side of Source of Inspiration
Come to our new sister blog and explore our often-masked side. It will leave you with much to ponder.
Poems in Portuguese
Read our sister blog which features some of the poems from this blog translated to Portuguese.
Fonte de Inspiracão em Portuguese
The Final Third
Stories from a book in progress about my years in Brazil as a volunteer
FREE–Butterfly Beatitudes, Source of Inspiration ebook
Please enjoy this beautiful ebook of butterfly poems from Source of Inspiration. You may share it with others as often as you wish. Note that the entire collection of Source Poems, more than 11,000 is slowly being printed in both paper and electronic versions. All proceeds from this huge endeavor are being donated to families in crisis through an ONG with whom I do volunteer work. Thank you for helping me with this important work. hugs, pat