YOUR PLAYMATES

YOUR PLAYMATES

I was born for you; what do you want of me, dear? Look at all that has come from your wish: the forests, the streams, the mountains the fields, every creature: are these not your playmates? Do we give you comfort, God, in Eternity? We were born for You; don’t be shy. Beloved. Just tell us what You want but in a language that makes us smile. —St Theresa of...

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The Essence of My Practice

The Essence of My Practice

My practice moves from edge to edge, exploring the limits of a stretch, the inner realm of energy and breath.  Each movement plumbs new depths of self-awareness. Who am I now, and now, and now? Who holds this pose with single-pointed focus, or loses the thread of breath and stops to find the center once again? Have I reached my full expression, or is there another defensive layer I can...

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Change

Change

“You know the great thing, though, is that change can be so constant you don’t even feel the difference until there is one. It can be so slow that you don’t even notice that your life is better or worse, until it is. Or it can just blow you away, make you something different in an instant.” From the movie – My Life as a...

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Be Like Water…

Be Like Water…

Water changes shape and even form, but keeps its essence. River changes water and even course, but keeps its essence. Trust the unchanging in changing. Be like water and river. Moving and staying, changing and unchanging Know and soften Soften and change Change and endure Be like water Think like river. —The Tao of...

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How do I listen?

How do I listen?

How do I listen to others? As if everyone were my Master Speaking to me His Cherished Last Words. —Hafiz

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Too in Love to Chat

Too in Love to Chat

His hands can shape through ours. And our sounds can somehow echo what God has never said, for the Divine is really speechless, it is too in love to chat. the Holy wind ruffled our hair and caused a lot of commotion: We think God made some rules but how can that be true when our souls are really the governor of all. His mind can shape through ours. Our bodies-and the earth-are as clay.  Is that...

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