Category Archives: Dao Dogs

Glee v Joy

“Do not confuse joy with glee” said the old dog to the pup, after the latter had stolen the elder’s bone. For while you have the bone, I still have the joy of seeing you with it.  

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meet me at the garden gate

  it was nighttime after the rain, they were from different cultures, unexpectedly they met at the fence, and although neither made a sound – they had a moment. and then turned around and walked away.    

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green

  Green means new – oh, colour of the heart, here we start again with beginner’s mind… . empty and full of love and You. making gentle mistakes – oh never ending learning curve. thank heavens you bend toward justice! … Continue reading

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Streamers!

When you find fun, RUN!

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DANCE

  Dance with Joy Dance with Hope. Dance with Love. Dance with Peace. Dance with Possibility. But where ever you are, whomever you are with, DANCE.   (stomp, leap, twirl, sleep.  repeat.)

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Clatter

i heard the sound of paws hitting the counter top… and the snuffling laps that followed. Shit, i thought, i forgot to put the pan in the sink – too hurried to wash it right away… . all dog training … Continue reading

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Summer church

as i preached about sacred paths, and walking dogs, he snoozed, perhaps dreaming of the summer day that lay awaiting outside.   walk your path – no one else can walk it for you, and yet,  none of us ever … Continue reading

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crawl

sometimes reaching is reaching out not up.

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a small sermon

love saves the world. . in the darkest night, on the brightest day – when all feels lost, when all is won, when all is joy, when all is grief, yes, even then, love. it is a commandment. it is … Continue reading

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abolutions

even on those days when you feel everything is black and white, the world is filled with color and light.

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