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Once upon a time on a commuter bus

A few days ago I was on a commuter bus and I noticed that a couple sitting next to me was letting their baby play Pokemon Go on a tablet.   304 more words


Fasting, Keeping Kosher and Self restraint 

Today is a fast day, the 17th of Tammuz. I will leave it to other sites such as the wonderful Aish to talk about the religious significance of the day. 377 more words

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Suck at meditation? You may just be doing it right from Everybody Means Something

Reblogged from Pete Hulme at Everybody Means Something:

So, while I am re-publishing posts about my struggles with meditation, how fortunate to stumble across this recent refreshingly honest piece by… 118 more words


Serenity . . . The Peace of God

Even in retirement, I find it difficult to set aside quiet hours, hours of peace and serenity. I tend to get caught up in current politics, the news of the day, and all of the interruptions that come up. 205 more words



Usually I try to post every 2-3 days and that’s not a problem because I am always working on something. Well, right now I am not actively working on… 195 more words


New on 500px : Layers of reflection [street #6] by RicardS by RicardS

Athenian gentleman in deep reflection.
Photographer, too, in reflection.
Athens street photography.

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Hope Lake...

Just as the sun draws the mist rising up from the lake on a crisp, cool summer morning in the mountains, I feel hope rising from the depths of my soul. 130 more words