Mothering ourselves on Mother’s Day

May 12, 2013
Painting, women's rest room, Nepenthe, Big Sur   I've lived in a world of not good enough mothers imperfect bad mothers   But the mother is a child...

The wisdom of Sister Wendy

March 22, 2013
I saw a documentary the other day on the PBS art nun, Sister Wendy, and can't stop thinking about what she said. I think I am an inadequate woman lacking in many...

Let love dwell and radiate outward

March 10, 2013
I don't know why we have so much trouble with this. It seems such a plain and simple concept. The world would be such a better place if we could believe it and...

There’s time, so much time

March 5, 2013
You can try to escape the story of your life  But you can’t  It happened  The baby died  The dog died  A heart broke  I knew you when you were...

Sunday blessing

February 10, 2013
Beautiful, isn't it? If you've got a favorite blessing, I'd like to hear...

Unto us a child is born

December 24, 2012
More than 2,000 years ago, a baby was born in Bethlehem. Maybe in a manger surrounded by animals. Maybe he was visited by three wise men bearing...

Proof of heaven. And infinite love.

November 5, 2012
You are loved and cherished, dearly, forever. You have nothing to fear. There is nothing you can do wrong. Neurosurgeon Even Alexander, M.D. contracted a rare form...

Miracle of a single flower

October 21, 2012
If we could see the miracle of a single flower clearly,  our whole life would...

Getting it off my chest

August 16, 2012
My first reaction I am watching someonespin outact outin the toxicity of anger and take along innocent victimsat the threshold of their lives.I know all too wellthe...

Why anger isn’t helpful

August 6, 2012
The Buddha was very wise, and especially so about handling anger.I love this: "holding on to anger is like drinking poison and expecting the other person to die."...

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