When we see through our hearts, we recognize that every single one of us is infused with creativity. Divine Sparks are embedded in everyone and everything. It's up to us to be courageous, to look and listen deeply, to find the sparks, gather and release them back into the universe, transformed into something new. Join me as we wake up to the sacred-ordinary blessings waiting to greet us each and every day.
May we all be awake to the possibility
of grace, even as constrictions of desire, doubt, aversion, inertia, and worry
arise, for they too will mysteriously open up to spaciousness once more. As my
dear teacher Nancy Flam taught this morning in meditation, "set your
anchor in what is solid, in what you know" that deeper wisdom, deeper
knowing of love and compassion that comes from the heart of hearts dwelling
inside each of us. Sometimes patience is called for, other times we are
embraced in an awareness that we are safe sweetness is abundant.
Like the tiny flakes
mixed with fuller friends starting to fall outside my bedroom window, frozen
crystalline feathers from heavenly realms, each one unique, a continuously
changing kaleidoscope of mystery, this is life moment by moment, breath by