Harmonious Process

Day 364 “With an eye made quiet by the power of harmony, and the deep power of joy, we see into the life of things.” – William Wordsworth It’s no coincidence that it’s my father’s birthday today, two days before my year-end finale, two days before I complete my Thirty-One Days Of December positivity song. My fatherContinue reading “Harmonious Process”

Rainbow of Goodness

Day 360 “No matter what your faith is, no matter what name you give our Creator, we are all the same, we are all interconnected, we are One.” – Rajni Kurichh Today is Christmas Day, and it’s also Hanukkah. Kwanzaa begins tomorrow, and the Winter Solstice was earlier this week. No matter which holiday you observe,Continue reading “Rainbow of Goodness”

Remake The World

Day 322 “In my more awakened moments, I try to remember that everything that comes my way is potentially my teacher. Everything is an opportunity to go against my tired habits and practice something new.” – Josh Radnor I came across this video of a dog crowding a cat in the backseat of a car. I foundContinue reading “Remake The World”

My Birthday Wish

Day 321 “Isn’t it nice to think that today is a new day with no mistakes in it yet?” – L.M. Montgomery I recently read a passage in a book that really made an impression on me. It’s my birthday today, and I want to harness the energy of this new cycle, on the heels of the Super Moon, toContinue reading “My Birthday Wish”

Inner Zen

Day 319 “Listen to the inner light; it will guide you. Listen to inner peace; it will feed you. Listen to inner love; it will transform you, it will divinise you, it will immortalise you.” – Sri Chinmoy We cannot control others, but we can control are our own thoughts, feelings, beliefs, and actions. We canContinue reading “Inner Zen”

Uniquely Woven

Day 314 “Intolerance is itself a form of violence and an obstacle to the growth of a true democratic spirit.” – Mahatma Gandhi Like many people in America, and around the world, I was in a state of shock after hearing the results of the presidential election last night. After the shock wore off, my firstContinue reading “Uniquely Woven”

Chiaroscuro

Day 288 “All the darkness of the world cannot extinguish the light of a single candle, yet one candle can illuminate all the darkness.” – Jewish Hanukah Prayer It’s Food For Thought Friday, and today’s daily prompt is candle. When I saw that I thought I would easily be able to find an inspiring passage or poem toContinue reading “Chiaroscuro”

The Road Best Traveled

Day 281 “Stay positive and believe in yourself. There will be bumps in the road, you will have setbacks, but if you stay positive and believe that you can get through it, you will.” – Savannah Rose Neveux Today’s Food For Thought Friday series is timely with the upcoming election in the United States. Elections often remind us ofContinue reading “The Road Best Traveled”

Expect Good Things

Day 235 “We can complain because rose bushes have thorns, or rejoice because thorn bushes have roses.” – Abraham Lincoln Writing about the Olympic Creed reminded me of something I read long ago – an optimist’s creed. Optimism is about expectation. The Universe responds to our thoughts and beliefs, so it delivers whatever you expect. If you expect badContinue reading “Expect Good Things”

#PrayForPeace

Day 190 “When we leave this planet we are no longer Black/ White/ Yellow/ Red, Jew/ Christian/ Muslim/ Buddhist/etc., or Gay/ Straight/ Bi/ Trans. We are genderless, colourless, dogma-less souls that have occupied a physical shell, for a brief period of time. We are entities that came from creation and will return to it.” –Continue reading “#PrayForPeace”