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renewed sense of purpose

The Third Step Prayer

God, I offer myself to Thee-
To build with me
and to do with me as Thou wilt.
Relieve me of the bondage of self, 205 more words

2nd Stage Recovery

Exploring Pagan Eating Habits

“To keep the body in good health is a duty, otherwise we shall not be able to keep our mind strong and clear.”


Out of all the teachings of Wicca, and many Pagans, eating right is the hardest. 447 more words



Some of the profound teachings of Gautama Buddha were-
1.Four Noble Truths
2.Interdependent Origination
3.Three Universal Characteristics
4.Five Aggregates of Experience

I’ll be writing about three universal characteristics in this post.Before proceeding,you must note that Just as the Ocean,although vast,is of One taste-the taste of salt;similarly¬†the¬†teachings of Buddha,although vast,is of One taste-the taste of… 420 more words


Luna Fish

One of my cats had been suffering with an illness that was not going to get any better. She was slowly starving to death and my wife and I decided that we should not let her suffer any longer. 347 more words


Mindful Monday: Covered with Diamonds

“There is no great mystery, really; what we need to do is straightforward. I don’t mean that it is easy; the ‘path’ of practice is not a smooth road. 229 more words



From my sleep have I called out to you that a dream might wake me, turning me inward toward truth. Freedom. In truth, we are all free. 152 more words


take me to the river

life is queer. or at least mine is. the circling and cycling of emotion, perspective, and clarity can be exhausting as well as exhilarating. time is the factor that is the most friendly in this dance. 457 more words

2nd Stage Recovery