I experienced pure joy this week...
It is possible to give without loving, but not possible to love without giving. ~ Ron Hembree
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Life contains the capacity, like flames that reach toward heaven, to transform suffering and pain into the energy of value-creation, the light that illuminates the dark. Like the wind traversing vast spaces unhindered, life has …
Human to the Core
Sharing, openness, and turning suffering into joy are the core of human spirituality. ~ Herbie Hancock
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Rinse and… Don’t Repeat
We don’t want to repeat past mistakes, we want a fresh start. But this fresh start can only come if we change our minds. We cannot just place a new life on top of old …
Trial or Treasure?
Life’s trials are actually our great treasures that hone and strengthen us. If we can sincerely look at them that way, we’ll achieve immense growth. But if we wallow in our sadness and become self-pitying, …
Beyond Your Wildest Dreams!
Reality often exceeds the most beautiful dreams. ~ Hans Christian Andersen
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Getting Back on Track
I recently experienced a (mis)adventure with Toronto streetcar tracks that gave me an excellent lesson...
Spirit in Action
The Brave Little Parrot
I didn’t write this inspiring story about a brave and selfless little parrot, but I wish I had! I found it on the Internet and edited it a bit. I hope it moves you as …