The enchantment of Winter: A Meditation

“I pray this winter be gentle and kind – a season of rest from the wheel of the mind…”― John Geddes “We feel cold, but we don’t mind it, because we will not come to harm. And if we wrapped up against the cold, we wouldn’t feel other things, like the bright tingle of the stars,Continue reading “The enchantment of Winter: A Meditation”

Weekend Meditation-Gift Giving

At this time of year gift-giving and gift receiving can be a touchy subject. Here are some perspectives on gift giving for your meditation pleasure, if you so choose. Enjoy. Note: There is a video link in the last photo of this post – a gift for you 🙂 “Giving frees us from the familiarContinue reading “Weekend Meditation-Gift Giving”

Weekend Meditation-“Some books leave us free and some books make us free.”

“Some books leave us free and some books make us free.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson “Books are the quietest and most constant of friends; they are the most accessible and wisest of counselors, and the most patient of teachers.”- Charles W. Eliot “Do not read, as children do, to amuse yourself, or like the ambitious, forContinue reading “Weekend Meditation-“Some books leave us free and some books make us free.””

Awakening to your authentic self

“Awakening to our authentic selves as love leads us to letting go of who we think we should be and embracing who we actually are”-~Dr. Debra Reble “But blessed are your eyes because they see, and your ears because they hear.”-Matthew 13:16 “Spiritual awakening is the awakening from the dream of thought.” – Eckhart TolleContinue reading “Awakening to your authentic self”

Monday Meditation

“The you that goes in one side of the meditation experience is not the same you that comes out the other side.“ – Bhante Henepola Gunaratana “Do not tire your brain by trying to work it during meditation.” – St. Teresa of Avila “If you want to find God, hang out in the space betweenContinue reading “Monday Meditation”