Posts Tagged "presence"

the house of belonging (david whyte)

Posted on Sunday, December 27, 2015

the house of belonging (david whyte)

I awoke
this morning
in the gold light
turning this way
and that

thinking for
a moment
it was one
day
like any other.

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the second music (annie lighthart)

Posted on Saturday, August 22, 2015

the second music (annie lighthart)

Now I understand that there are two melodies playing,
one below the other, one easier to hear, the other

lower, steady, perhaps more faithful for being less heard
yet always present.

When all other things seem lively and real,
this one fades. Yet the notes of it

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reflections after reading a daily intention

Posted on Monday, February 2, 2015

reflections after reading a daily intention

Today I am asked to witness

Those around me that I am not:

 

The shiny black coat of my pet

Cat moves towards me on all fours.

Nuthatches and finches shift

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miracle signs

Posted on Wednesday, January 22, 2014

miracle signs

My husband and I are planners. In our own ways, we are organized and calculated. We have trackers for many things – our workouts, our finances, our grocery lists. It makes sense for him – he’s always had a calculative kind of mind, even during the early days playing LEGOs as a child. He then grew up to study engineering, physics, computer science and business. But, as he remembers in what seems lifetimes ago, he also pushed aside his determined mind and dove into the wilderness as an Eagle Scout, a trained Ranger and, as we’ve discussed below several waxing and waning moons, a Native American Indian in some past life.

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