Hearts and Souls

Verses from teabags

One thing I love about blogging is connecting with others throughout the world. Sharing from my heart and experience, and reading what others share from their hearts and experience offers a kaleidoscope of understanding that can unite hearts and minds. The same holds true when viewing photos captivated by other eyes. Wondrous moments and prismatic encounters often …

Healing His story

Auschwitz

And this is why complete history must be taught, why books never burned, information not censored, cruelties not repeated... I found the artist's commentary as heart wrenching as the artwork, and a necessity for healing the self, and preserving humankind...then, now, always. His work is on one of my favorite blogs. See how it affects …

Life’s Bookshelf

Four helpful books in understanding death and living life

Incomprehensible.  Sixteen deaths in 2019, with six of them very close to me --- friends, co-workers, family, and my beloved border collie Bess vanished in a six-month tsunami of clearing relationships from my life. In weathering this heavy-hearted summer, a healing practitioner recommended The Tibetan Book of Living and Dying by Sogyal Ripoche. Filled with …