Tag Archives: lessons

Welcoming the New

The day turns into night The year turns into a decade Some resolve not to be involved In resolutions Some labor over lists Longing to change their lives without consequences …….. I have only one lesson/teaching/assignment/practice for the coming year, … Continue reading

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Golden orbs

The golden orbs swayed in the breeze As rain gently fell. A gust of wind and the lemon went sailing. The border collie jumped as the universe began to play ball, Catching the yellow sphere in Her teeth…. Bitter She … Continue reading

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Nap

Naps are as essential – As meditations… As prayer… Trust your teachers, Nap. Dream. You can not awaken without taking care of your sleep.

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lessons in being Outstanding

The roan did not need to roam. She knew how to be out standing in Her field.

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Roll with it

The meadow was full of frolic, Eight happy paws reached for the sky As the little white dogs rolled in the aromas Of life and death. . Sometimes you roll in it, Remember to roll with it. . And then … Continue reading

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Day for Night

the vacuum cleaner broke. another glass shattered. and the moon flew in followed by two cats and a dog. the laundry sat still patiently waiting for someone to fold it. lessons of peace are everywhere. sometimes they look like chaos. … Continue reading

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zazen lessons from a cat

sit up straight in a relaxed state gently focus on the ground before you let your body be breathed . gently purr.    

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