BEING IMPECCABLE

Be impeccable with your words. That agreement also tells me to guard my thoughts, and ideas, but it does not tell me to guard my face. I have worked to control what comes out of my mouth, but not the gestures that my face makes and actions speak louder than words. Being impeccable, now meansContinue reading “BEING IMPECCABLE”

APPRECIATION

You are old, you are new, it doesn’t matter you are special and I appreciate you I appreciate the lamp on my desk, the desk I work on the notebooks which help train me, the roof over my head, the floors under my feet I appreciate you. I can walk and sit in any roomContinue reading “APPRECIATION”

MORE THAN A ROUTINE

I generally tell those I journey with that I can tell a lot about their lives by the state of their apartment. Esther de Waal said something similar in her book The Way of Simplicity. She wrote, “An old monastic saying goes that you can tell how a man prays by the way in whichContinue reading “MORE THAN A ROUTINE”

DO YOU HEAR WHAT I HEAR?

Last week in my personal journal, Stirring my Spiritual Waters, I wrote about The Silent Space  One of the things I wrote about was how I can sit in my dining room and gaze out into the garden and soak in the silence.  Yesterday, as I was sitting in my dining room and gazing outContinue reading “DO YOU HEAR WHAT I HEAR?”