Category: poem

Planting your spring garden

March 2, 2017 | 25 comments

For the garden of your daily living: Plant three rows of peas 1. Peace of mind 2. Peace of heart 3. Peace of soul Plant four rows of squash 1. Squash gossip 2. Squash indifference 3. Squash grumbling 4. Squash

Selflessness

February 14, 2013 | 2 comments

Less of Me Let me be a little kinder, Let me be a little blinder, To the faults of those about me, Let me praise a little more; Let me be when I am weary Just a little bit more

Fear no more

January 29, 2013 | No comments yet

Litany Against Fear By Frank Herbert, from the Dune series I must not fear. Fear is the mind-killer. Fear is the little-death that brings total obliteration. I will face my fear. I will permit it to pass over me and

A humorous take on prayer-posture

October 25, 2012 | 8 comments

THE PRAYER OF CYRUS BROWN “The proper way for a man to pray”said Deacon Lemuel Keyes,“and the only proper attitudeis down upon his knees.” “Nay, I should say the way to pray,”said Reverend Dr. Wise“is standing straight with outstretched armsand

What are you doing?

August 30, 2012 | 12 comments

Here’s an interesting observation to consider:   When you help, you see life as weak. When you fix, you see life as broken. When you serve, you see life as whole. ~ Rachel Naomi Remen Are you helping, fixing or