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Monthly Archives: December 2013
While driving through a small city here in northern California a few weeks ago, I witnessed a simple scene: a woman walked across the street in front of a car that had stopped at the cross walk. The car had … Continue reading
Last night as I drove home from a wonderful service of stories, carols, and candles, I saw a young-ish man walking alone, head down, on a city street. He looked so lonely to me, although I don’t know anything about … Continue reading
Look at the world with soft eyes. Practice alone, and then take your soft eyes into the world. You know: soft eyes are the eyes you use to look for the perfect picture, to gaze at a baby or a … Continue reading
Whatever your faith, you can respect the faith of another when your faith leads to Love. By whatever name you call Love, you can look for that Love in another person, whoever they may be. For this solstice, when light … Continue reading
Waiting in traffic for the light to change, I didn’t realize my eyes were softly gazing at a black Mercedes, shiny black with darkened windows. Although my eyes were softly gazing, the car registered in my mind. “Nice car,” I … Continue reading
An acquaintance told me about what she had experienced one day when she was waiting for a friend. She’d driven to the friend’s neighborhood and parked her car. Then she walked up the street to her friend’s house. When she … Continue reading