Category Archives: Contemplative life

A Contemplative Life = Koi Pond – The Question of Mindfulness – Or where is my head at?

On Monday I was on  my way to meet a friend for socially-distanced coffee outside. Driving through the back streets, just for the scenery, under the large green trees’ curving canopy I had a sudden shift in vision. Momentarily before … Continue reading

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A Contemplative life = Can we please take a minute and breathe?

Gun violence in Minneapolis has erupted in 48 hours 22 people were shot and 2 people died from their wounds. Police trying to give aid were pelted with objects.
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~ A Moment of Reflection ~ “While My Guitar Gently Weeps”

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Memorial Day = A Day of Memory for the World – Words of the Buddha

On this day please honor those who are gone with a moment of silence. Thanks for stopping by my kitchen. Have a peaceful day wherever you may be.  

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A Contemplative Life = Camera Obscura* – Poem for a Poet

Ted is a poet and teacher of poetry, who has kindly published some of my poems in Canada in Transitions Magazine. Ted Dyck is the editor of this regional magazine. Continue reading

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