To Not Speak Ill...

Thanksgiving DinnerOnly requires silence.

Now granted, silence can be just as destructive. So, maybe try to muster up some kindness and patience under that silent cloud. And I hope to remember to love my family and friends more than my stupid opinions... Because those aren't really real.

But, love is.


what we think about expands and wears pathways in our hearts and minds

So, why not let weeds choke the well-worn trails of guilt and regret... of envy and greed... of fear and need. Liberation lies in love.


"Let one therefore keep the mind pure, for what a man thinks, that he becomes." ~ The Upanishads

I'm trying anyway... And when I falter (which is often), I remind myself, progress, not perfection. And with "exercise", it DOES get easier...

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Break Away From The Hive...

bee hive"Whoever is out of patience is out of possession of his soul. Men must not turn into bees who kill themselves stinging others."

flying-bees Fly towards the light, bishes...

(1st Quote by Jonathan Swift) (2nd Quote by Kevin Charnas) (source of 2nd photo)


Well... I tried

“Out beyond ideas of wrongdoing and rightdoing, there is a field. I will meet you there.”

~ Rumi

Where we can have an allergy attack and get stung by a multitude of bees together. But, the key word here is together.


Look Again

Everything has its beauty, but not everyone sees it.

~ Confucius

Okay. So, even though bish has one tooth and a twin that was originally growing on her chin, is she not FRICKING ADORABLE???

I love her.

And she is indeed, beautiful. Perfect, really. Just the way she is.

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