Changing Myself!

My favorite Rumi quote came back to me today, and writing and meditating on it has put these fingers to keyboard as well as bringing clarity to my life: “Yesterday I was clever, so I wanted to change the world. Today I am wise so I am changing myself.” Change is a constant that we …

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Profound and Deaf :)

Profoundly deaf’ is a very specific technical term. It means that your average hearing threshold (the quietest sound you can hear), is at least 95 decibels. Pretty sure no-one who actually has a hearing loss has ever accidentally called themselves profoundly deaf when they meant ‘hard of hearing’ (which is not a technical term, but …

The Quiet One

Never dismiss someone for being quiet. Not everyone can put themselves out on the surface. A person can sit and be still and awkward and be burning with life and love. Sometimes they are quiet BECAUSE of that intensity. Because there is a world inside them they must attend to. The worst people are the …

November

Ugh! November is related to February by the mood of the flora, fauna and the denizens (well this one anyway)  that put up with a month that offers little in the "Joy" category. Trees are for the most part now bare and the critters have scurried away in hopes of nesting in a habitat that …