I was talking to my friend Michelle recently about a brilliant pianist we had all seen play a year or so ago at a song circle we had attended. When the leaders of the circle said, “We’d like our friend to play from a new composition he is working on,” we all politely clapped. When […]
I was reminded of this quote by today’s meditation on the Chopra Center Meditation Challenge. Love needs to be inner directed as well as outer directed. Most of the great spiritual teachers say this. Buddha told us this. I was raised Catholic. It took me years to realize that implied in Jesus’ teaching “Love your […]
When you hear “You are a gift to the world” do you confidently say, “I am! Thanks for noticing?” Or is there a part of you that thinks, “That is a nice sentiment but some people have better gifts to offer than I do!”? . . .