Walking In Beauty

“When you observe yourself interacting in the world, question whether you are striving to shape the future or serving to beautify the present.” While at a kirtan event several months ago, I was handed a small scroll. Inside the scroll was the saying above...

Remembering 9/11 – With Love

I didn’t watch any of the news coverage about 9/11 yesterday. I didn’t participate in any of the events. I didn’t want to muddy my memory. Because the media likes to do that – they like to tell us what to remember and what to forget. But most of...

The Lie of Love

I was on the bus today and I spoke with a woman who told me that she had decided that love was a lie that people tell you to get what they want. She said that she didn’t believe in love anymore. This comment made me very sad but I knew it to be her truth in...