Rumi — The Real Work “There is one thing in this world that you must never forget to do. If you forget everything else and not this, there’s nothing to worry about; but if you remember everything else and forget this, then you will have done nothing in your life. It’s as if a king…

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People’s reaction to opera the first time they see it is very dramatic. They either love it or hate it. If they love it, they will always love it. If they don’t, they may learn to appreciate it, but it will never become part of their soul. — Edward Lewis,¬†Pretty Woman. I think the same…

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The best cure for worry, depression, melancholy, brooding, is to go deliberately forth and try to lift with one’s sympathy the gloom of somebody else.¬†— Arnold Bennett As my Yoga instructor helped me twist and turn, I discovered a new muscle I didn’t know I had and badly needed stretching. As I complained about the…

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Did you know that the number one requested item of clothing by shelters for the homeless are new socks? I didn’t, but it makes sense, who doesn’t put on their Christmas List a request for a new pair of comfortable socks. Stiff or holy( not the religious kind of holy) socks just don’t get it.…

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There is a boy here who has five barley loaves and two fish. — John 6:9 We all know the story of Jesus feeding the crowd of five thousand with five loaves of bread and two fish, and if you are like me I thought it was all about the miracle. But like so many…

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