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Faces of God

Faces of God

One God, many faces. One family, many races. One truth, many paths. One heart, many complexions. One light, many reflections. One world, many imperfections. ONE. We are all one, But many. ~Suzy Kassem When I look at the cosmos, the earth, my fingerprint, the smile of a child, I sense the divine. These daily miracles […]

Are You Perpetuating Ignorance?

Are You Perpetuating Ignorance?

“Those who ignore history tend to become its victims.” ~Carlos Romulo I was educated in the USA, in quality, private schools. Still, the history in our books was sanitized, devoid of almost any hint of wrongdoing perpetrated by my country against other countries, against its own citizens. It was whitewashed giving the impression that all […]

A Wall is a Prison

A Wall is a Prison

General Secretary Gorbachev, if you seek peace, if you seek prosperity….Mr. Gorbachev, open this gate! Mr. Gorbachev, tear down this wall! ~Ronald Reagan I find it startling hypocritical that people who celebrated the tearing down of the Berlin wall as a broad stroke for freedom and one of Ronald Reagan’s most memorable legacies are proponents for building […]

Can You Hold Ideas in Tension?

Can You Hold Ideas in Tension?

They had not room in their minds for two ideas. ~Willa Cather Society seems to be moving in an increasingly polarized direction. Evidence? The US elections were an exercise in vilification rather than a reasoned debate on issues affecting the well-being of the human race. Evidence? The Black Lives Matter movement. People can not wrap […]

My Religion is Compassion & Kindness

My Religion is Compassion & Kindness

Do not try to use what you learn from Buddhism to be a better Buddhist; use it to be a better whatever-you-already-are. ~HH Dalai Lama Over a hot cup of cocoa following an afternoon of shopping in downtown Chicago with my eldest daughter asked if I was a Unitarian, a religion that takes a measure […]

My Grandpa Wore Rubbers On His Feet

Have you seen the well-to-do Up on Lenox Avenue On that famous thoroughfare With their noses in the air High hats and arrowed collars White spats and fifteen dollars Spending every dime On a wonderful time ~Robbie Williams, Puttin’ on the Ritz My grandpa wore a hat on his head and rubbers on his feet. […]

Cooperation > Competition

We are all responsible for contributions to the well-being of others. ~Doug Lennick & Fred Kiel The mantra of my generation has become I, Me, Mine a far cry from the flower power, free love we espoused during the 1960s & 1970s. We like to pretend we care about others, some of us claim to […]

Love it Now

Love is ever-present within our own Being but we might not feel it until we live in the Now. "Love it Now" was created to share ideas about loving and being present in the here and now. Enjoy!

elisa ruland

All you need is love...and travel.

HHC Blog

Writings, Photographing, thinking back...

Photobooth Journal

A life in a photobooth.

A Birder´s Blog

"Everybody loves what they know"

When Timber Makes One Still

"Everyone needs beauty as well as bread, places to play in and pray in, where nature may heal and give strength to the soul" -John Muir

Quantum Awareness

Are Buddhism and Quantum Mechanics saying the same thing in different languages? Let's finally bring the two together and have an enlightening discussion.

Our World In Data

Lasciate ogne speranza, voi ch'intrate

The Learning Leader

Effective Leadership can only exist in a state of continuous learning.

Karmic Reaction Blog

#Arts #Culture #History #Music #Politics #Science #Writing

scot's artwerkz

paintings • photos • sketches

Lonely Blue Boy

The Boy Who Cries Wolf

TheYoungGentleman

A men's style and lifestyle blog.

Stories of Wanderer

What I saw, What I Heard, What I Felt