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Still Listening?

When we are ready to listen, Nature tells her story, beautifully.

Click on the link to center yourself, gaze at the picture and connect with Nature, now… 8 more words

Royal Presidio Chapel

Pelicans fly at dawn,
Heavy, unsure of the wind,
Their hungry cries piercing the sky
Fiercely searching receding waves.

Ancient sorrow lingers here,
The stunned saints with fading stigmata… 48 more words


Where the wild roses bloom...

“The sun shall always rise upon a new day and there shall always be a rose garden within me. Yes, there is a part of me that is broken, but my broken soil gives way to my wild roses.” 123 more words


While You In Slumber Beside Me Lie

While you in slumber beside me lie,
My mind though calm is far away.
I travel to a place of peaceable rest,
A warrior am I on a noble quest. 231 more words

Gender Neutral Love Poems

Living from the Balance Point - Final thoughts

As of August 1st, 2014 I will be shutting down this blog and the Balance Point website.  After going through a number of important life changes, it feels like time.   402 more words

Living In The Moment

Maurice Merleau-Ponty Reads Francisco Varela

Maurice Merleau-Ponty, 14 March 1908 – 3 May 1961

Francisco Varela, 7 September 1947 – 28 May 2001

We do not begin with the question, did Maurice Merleau-Ponty and Francisco Varela meet. 137 more words


Odds and Ends

In aristocratic societies, the people readily abandon themselves to the impulses of a tumultuous and noisy gaiety that abruptly tears them away from the contemplation…

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