As I sit in companionate silence with my fur-baby nestled in beside me on the couch, I find myself absorbing the peacefulness of the moment.
The day is gray and the temperature chill. Mother Nature has reminded us that she has turned the page and winter is with us.
Continue reading “We can’t buy zen, no matter how much we spend.”
I’m a news junkie. I’m an independent mind who follows politics. I’m a free thinker and a free spirit who listens to all sides, researches information, gets educated and weighs all facts before forming an opinion – and that opinion is subject to change as more information is received and processed.
I’m an American with a deep love and commitment to my country – despite any leadership that is in place – past, present or future. I’m proud to be an American and always will be – even if I’m ashamed and disgusted by what’s transpiring in our country today, or any day.
This is not a political post. This is not a religious, cultural, racial or gender identity post. Continue reading “A moment of silence. A moment of prayer.”
“Your sacred space is where you can find yourself over and over again. “ ― Joseph Campbell
As far back as I can remember, music has filled the air that I breathe. Music of all genres from vastly diverse decades and eras.
My family would sing along with the lyrics or hum to the beat, sometimes in tune but more often than not, way off key. Our fingers would be snapping, toes a tapping and dancing about could, and usually would, inevitably ensue.
Continue reading “Music to my ears.”
“You cannot separate peace and freedom. Because no one can be at peace unless he has his freedom.” – Malcolm X
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“Peace can become a lens through which you see the world. Be it. Live it. Radiate it out. Peace is an inside job.” — Wayne Dyer