I think for awhile I had an attic and basement full of them, maybe an entire house.
I don’t claim to have ever fully committed to one faith or another. I was always more curious, I think, than interested in finding out who was “right” or in being saved.
When I turned 34 I got a tattoo. My life had been transformed by yoga, Buddhism and Eastern thought, and I felt powerfully drawn to the symbol of the lotus flower and it’s story. I wanted to carry it with me always. A lotus flower lives below the water’s surface, roots […]
“You take it all in. You let the pain of the world touch your heart and you turn it into compassion.” – Gyalwa Karmapa Tomorrow is Thanksgiving, and I do have a lot of things to be grateful for. But right now instead of gratitude what I’m thinking about is […]