slient spaces

Feeling the need for contact.  House feels a little large and empty tonight.  Not wanting to talk much really, just a little with nice silent spaces between the words or at least between the sentences. Every writer loves a good reader! Enter your email address to receive future posts Leave this field empty if you’re […]

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Plate Spinning and the Truth

I’m back in the U.S. on a 10 day retreat now and there are some very deep things moving for me here. The beautiful part for me is that, like the title of this blog, they have to do with a love of and yearning for the truth. If you’ve been a reader here for […]

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Silence Please

Silence, Please You who have run my life, my plans, my past, my future. You may not have my present. This moment is mine. This love, my treasure. And you will not despoil it with your negations, temperings, sullyings, ruinations. Is this moment not good enough for you? The future, unfortunately, comes sufficiently too soon. […]

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Being Quiet

    “Do not speak unless you can improve the silence” – Proverbs You know, lately, I just don’t seem to have a lot to say, and it’s wonderful. It’s as if something has fallen away and I can just sit there with others and not feel as if I have to fill the space […]

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Biting One’s Tongue

When asked why he didn’t want to take revenge on someone who had abused him he said: “When you bite your tongue do you knock your teeth out?” Bhagavan Sri Ramana Maharshi I’ve noticed something interesting lately which has to do with the truth and the speaking of it. I find that sometimes, the only […]