Tag Archives: Six Perfections

The extraordinary power of kindness…for opening the “shutters” on our hearts

~ ~ ~ Perhaps, some days we might feel more “open-hearted”… our hearts feeling warm, loving, loved, connected and full. ~ Other days, we might feel a bit like there are “shutters” over our hearts… maybe a bit closed, cut … Continue reading

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“Friday Wishes….” …doing whatever we can….

~ ~ ~ ~ ~ Inspiration from: Nkosi Johnson, 11 years old “His big moment came in July 2000, when he addressed delegates at the 13th International Aids Conference in Durban. A tiny figure in a shiny dark suit and … Continue reading

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“If you needed me…..I would come to you….” ….compassion, kindness and care….

~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~   ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ Youtube video of  EmmyLou Harris and Don Williams singing the lovely song  “If I needed me, would you come to me”   https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=4&v=QHoAg-LlVVM ~ ~ … Continue reading

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Oh look…..”Far away there in the sunshine are my highest aspirations….”

~ ~ ~ Far away, there in the sunshine are my highest aspirations. I may not reach them, but I can look up and see their beauty, believe in them, and try to follow them where they lead. ~ Louisa  … Continue reading

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We’re weaving our tomorrows… out of our todays…may we weave well….

~ ~   ~ ~ Peter, Paul and Mary sang a song, Hurry Down Sundown,  with a line in it…. ~ “Weave me tomorrow, out of today” ~ ~ Perhaps, the idea of “weaving” might be  a bit like “knitting” … Continue reading

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Be Still and Know…you are loving, generous, helpful, resourceful and strong

~ One of my very favorite “pages”… a warm and nurturing reminder for all of us ~ ~ Such an important reminder… that we are all…loved, valued, appreciated, resourceful and strong ~ And yet… that awareness can sometimes seem to … Continue reading

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Accessing…momentum…. “Ohhhhh…of course….”

~ ~ ~ I seem to be having a hard time getting myself going…getting back into a more engaged life, after some time away and a few deeply felt losses…not an overly active life, but perhaps a bit more more … Continue reading

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