When I Want to Kiss God

When I Want to Kiss God

When No one is looking I swallow deserts and clouds And chew on mountains knowing They are sweet Bones! When no one is looking and I want To kiss God I just lift my own...

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On Suffering..

On Suffering..

Your suffering needs to be respected.  Don’t try to ignore the hurt, because it is real.  Just let the hurt soften you instead of hardening you. Let the hurt open you instead of closing you.  Let the hurt send you looking for those who will accept you instead of hiding from those who reject you . – Bryant McGill Photo by Robert Metz on...

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Inspiration

Inspiration

Inspiration is disturbing. She does not believe in guarantees or insurance or strict schedules. She is not interested in how well you write your grant proposal or what you do for a living or why you are too busy to see her. She will be there when you need her but you have to take it on trust. Surrender. She knows when you need her better than you do. —J. Ruth...

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Pray for Peace

Pray for Peace

Pray to whoever you kneel down to: Jesus nailed to his wooden or marble or plastic cross, his suffering face bent to kiss you, Buddha still under the Bo tree in scorching heat, Yahweh, Allah, raise your arms to Mary that she may lay her palm on our brows, to Shekinhah, Queen of Heaven and Earth, to Inanna in her stripped descent. Hawk or Wolf, or the Great Whale, Record Keeper of time before,...

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A Yogi’s Welcome

A Yogi’s Welcome

The Offering by Linaji Welcome Please allow your stories to be left at the door with your shoes. You may pick them up if you really want them on your way back out. They are not required to enter here. Kiss your ego and allow it to be still. As you achieve your comfortable seated posture and consciously take in your next breath, also take in this assurance… There is no need to achieve anything...

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We ARE Waking Up…

We ARE Waking Up…

We are waking up. As heaven and earth come together, as the dream-time and daytime merge, we register the shockingly exhilarating fact that we are in charge of creating a New Earth. Not in some distant time or faraway place, but right here and right now.. …. overthrowing the living dead is not enough. Protesting the well-dressed monsters is not enough. We can’t afford to be consumed...

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