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Stillness.

Non-doing has nothing to do with being indolent or passive. Quite the contrary. It takes great courage and energy to cultivate non-doing, both in stillness and in activity. Nor is it easy to make a special time for non-doing and to keep at it in the face of everything in our lives which needs to…

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When The Body Knows.

All the beautiful and magnificent worldly desires beckon the heart to rummage through the shadows and shine a light on the parts that have faded into a crinkly mess. When you are a witness to once bouncy skin and flesh taking a gravitational turn towards the earth, the likelihood of participating in unnatural methods of…

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Stacking Stones. ~ Tracy Keller

  “We often forget that we are nature. Nature is not something separate from us. So when we say that we have lost our connection to nature, we’ve lost our connection to ourselves.” ~ Andy Goldsworthy   I am a jagged stone waiting for smooth currents of water to temper obtuse angles, soften hard edges,…

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Love List. ~ April 1st, 2014

Happy April! “It is spring again. The earth is like a child that knows poems by heart.” ~ Rainer Maria Rilke As we continue to celebrate the arrival of spring here in the Northern Hemisphere, we’re getting out and enjoying the increasing sunlight but also reflecting on what the season ahead might hold. This week…