A month ago I received a request from the Unitarian Universalist Assn. for permission to post my winter solstice poem
Check out our beautiful new garden altar! We had a consecration ceremony that was deeply touching and meaningful to all involved.
Exploring the different between habit and ritual, discovering the value of ritual, whether inherited or invented, and finding a way to ritualize necessary activities to enrich our lives.
“We can only be said to be alive in those moments when our hearts are conscious of our treasures.” –
We have completed our exploration of the Buddha’s First Foundation of Mindfulness, focusing in turn on the breath, postures, contemplation
(This is a pastel by my friend Wendy Goldberg, titled Twilight Tomales.) Paying attention to the seasons and rhythms of