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Do We Wait For Joy?

“We can become either enabled or embittered.  The difference lies in whether we are able to find meaning in our suffering.”  ~ Archbishop Desmond Tutu   I highly recommend The Book Of Joy (Douglas Abrams), which expertly details the reunion of the Dalai Lama and Archbishop Desmond Tutu.  The  amicable & loving conversations between the Christian […]
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The Art of Self-Reflection

“Do the best you can until you know better.  Then when you know better, do better.” ~Maya Angelou Remember how, as a teenager, we thought everyone else had it all figured out except us?  Of course, most didn’t any more than we did.  As we live, we strive and from that we grow.  No one […]
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The Magical Art of Alchemy

Learn the alchemy true human beings know.  The moment you accept the troubles you’ve been given, the door will open.~ Rumi I love the idea of alchemy.  My favorite dictionary definition is this:  “any magical power or process of transmuting a common substance, usually of little value, into a substance of great value.”  (BTW:  I […]
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Healing Instead of Hating

Darkness cannot drive out darkness, only light can do that.Hate cannot drive out hate, only love can do that.~ Martin Luther King  If you want to be inspired, read this impromptu address delivered in Indianapolis, IN by Bobby Kennedy announcing the assassination of Martin Luther King Jr.  It was delivered on the back of a flatbed truck only 65 […]