Walking. It Ain’t Disney on the Sabbath. Live and Learn

 

 

Image – David Kanigan

5:50 a.m.

Go ahead, lip sync. I’ll wait.  362 consecutive days. Like in a Row. Morning walk @ Cove Island Park.

I can see her from the parking lot.  She’s up.  I rush to grab the camera gear, worried that she’s going to plop down again and I’ll miss the shot.

Yet, Something is off.

A raven approaches the nest with his shrill KRAA! KRAA! KRAA! […]


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speaking from the heart

It takes courage to break through the masks we have co-constructed
and speak from the truth of our hearts.


Quote: Terry Patten
Image: Dalai Lama and Desmond Tutu on the occasion of their meeting to write the Book of Joy

The shift to peace is soft, barely there. A scrape of gravel, the breathing of trees.

 

 

Still somewhat numb. Grateful to for these words from Live and Learn.


Post title: Joanna Klink, from “Night Sky” in “The Nightfields” (via adrasteiax)

Photo of U.S. Capitol Building via ABC News

the Journey – to follow a star or move through life

In our obsessive wish to arrive, we often forget the most important thing, which is the journey.

 


Quote: Paolo Coehlo

Follow your truth

 

And if you follow your truth down the road to peace and the affirmation of love,
if you shine like a beacon for all to see,
then the poetry of all the great dreamers and philosophers is yours to manifest in a nation,
a world community, and a Beloved Community that is finally at peace with itself.


Quote: John Lewis
Image: Melissa Askew