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There’s an old Zen adage that goes something like: ‘You should meditate for 20 minutes every day, unless you’re too busy – in which case you should meditate for an hour.’ This piece of advice seems particularly relevant in the 21st century as we race through the hours and weeks at breakneck speed.
Around this time of the year when we were kids, my dad would climb up to the attic and pull out dozens of dusty boxes. We would open them with glee, suddenly remembering the various treasures of decoration that we had stored away the year before. 877 more words
In two days Advent begins and with it comes that stress-inducing question: Are you ready for Christmas? Those words produce a flurry of images—shopping, decorating, baking, Christmas cards, and list making—that sends chills of expectations through my soul. 434 more words