Tag Archive: spirituality

Be

Nature Series Day 6. Never before has the word Be carried so much light. Sharing with you one of my dearest and most sacred instructions for living.   Be generous in prosperity, and… Continue reading

A Sublime Sensitivity

Day 5 Nature Series. “The truly creative mind in any field is no more than this: A human creature born abnormally, inhumanely sensitive. To them… a touch is a blow, a sound is… Continue reading

A Quiet Beauty

If you know me even just a little by now, you would know that I spend a lot of time mucking about in the woods near our home here in Helsinki. In all seasons.… Continue reading

If this World were my Classroom

If this World were my classroom I would greet each day as a lesson I would treat each person as a teacher And accept each moment as an opportunity to learn. If this… Continue reading

One Soul. One Heart.

“Ye were created to show love one to another and not perversity and rancour. Take pride not in love for yourselves but in love for your fellow-creatures. Glory not in love for your… Continue reading

What I have Learned from Watching the Birds

Sometimes when I become unsure of life, I take a moment to look at the birds. At their wonderful sense of ease and assurance. Their unmistakeable confidence. The unruffled presence. There is a… Continue reading

The Treasure of Encouragement

“Thousands of candles can be lighted from a single candle, and the life of the single candle will not be shortened. Happiness never decreases by being shared.”~ The Buddha Encouragement is commonly understood… Continue reading

In the Face of Truth

When I was a young lass of 21, I suddenly developed adult acne. Zit seemed too mild and too cute a word to describe this ghastly eruption of carbuncles, papules and pustules. My… Continue reading

A Guide to the Dark Side

“True loss is for him whose days have been spent in utter ignorance of himself.” ~ Bahá’u’lláh Yoda called it the Dark Side. Gandhi called it the Brute. Tolkien personified it in the Ring. It is… Continue reading

A Beautiful Mind

“Like a diet of the mind, I just choose not to indulge certain appetites… I think that’s what it’s like with all our dreams and our nightmares…we’ve got to keep feeding them for… Continue reading