Happiness is…

Happiness is not a Pursuit (thoughts for December) There exists a way of being that underlies and suffuses all emotional states, that embraces all the joys and sorrows that come to us. A happiness so deep that, as Georges Bernants wrote, “nothing can change it, like the vast reserve of calm water beneath a storm.”… Continue reading Happiness is…

The Familiar

The heart swells at the familiar. How grateful one can be for the waves that perpetually roll to the shore, the moon in various stages rising above the everyday occurrence. The noise, the activity, the grim, dim, shining, effervescent, silence trickling across this abundant, scarce, dry floodplain of humanity. Ten sun salutations! For life in… Continue reading The Familiar