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Building Walls

In my early 20’s, I was a Naval Officer serving in Rota, Spain.  I loved just about everything about Spain and its culture.  It was very colorful and musical, it’s people were very warm and giving, and the world came alive there at night!  989 more words


The Way of the Mystic

I have always been a mystic.  It’s taken me a long time to realize this.  I always thought of mystics as religious people, deeply evolved and nearing perfection, who mostly lived in the past, and who had achieved a level of spirituality that few people ever achieve.  524 more words


SHORT POEMS: "Moving Forward"by Rainer Maria Rilke

“Moving forward”

The deep parts of my life pour onward,
as if the river shores were opening out.
It seems that things are more like me now, 53 more words


Through the Eyes of a Child

What is our Purpose?  Why are we Here?  I’ve been asking myself this for as long as I can remember.

As a child, I had a strong focus on the spiritual – I was curious about the meaning behind things.  865 more words


The gift of companionship

He came over to the rock where I sat, as I took my first look up from my phone where I was in the midst of composing an… 1,259 more words


Greatness of Being

“The world encourages us to look from the limited sense of personhood – a very unstable standpoint from which we always try to find balance on very shaky ground. 214 more words


Trump as a Mirror

We use mirrors every day to look at ourselves.  Without them, we would not see what we reflect outwards to the world.  Mirrors don’t lie.  While some mirrors attempt to distort an image (like a Fun House mirror), they, never-the-less, show the essence of what exists in front of them.  547 more words