Walking Meditation

Each morning I walk  my dogs, we have a standard route which allows us to pause on a lookout over the lake. We watch the geese in their morning cleaning and perhaps a fisherman or two waiting by his stretched out pole. My dogs often lie down if I take an extended break. I talk…

Tortoise-Style Goal Setting

Do not be impatient with your seemingly slow progress. Do not try to run faster than you presently can. If you are studying, reflecting and trying, you are making progress whether you are aware of it or not. A traveler walking the road in the darkness of night is still going forward. Someday, some way,…

The Key To Dying Happy

There are a million jokes that could be made with the above headline, half of them dirty. But this post isn’t one of them — it’s about what’s important in life, how you want to live, and how you want to die. It’s about living a life of purpose, and being remembered well after you…

Discover Fire

Someday, after we have mastered the winds, the waves, the tide and gravity, we shall harness for God the energies of love. Then for the second time in the history of the world, we will have discovered fire. –Teilhard de Chardin Pass the info….

Secrets to Happiness

We all know that money can’t buy happiness … but many times we act as if we’d be happier with a bit more money. We are conditioned to want to be rich (when we know the rich aren’t happy either); we are trained to want the latest gadget or style that television tells us to…