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My Sanskrit Journey

When I met Amma in 1989, I didn’t know anything about Eastern spirituality and I had never heard of Sanskrit. Months later, I attended a one or two day workshop focused on learning the sounds of the Sanskrit letters. 1,305 more words


The Tables Turn

I knew there was something up! I knew something wasn’t right!

I need to start listening to myself.

A house is not an engagement ring and an engagement ring is not a commitment, and marriage is also barely a commitment because you can leave it at any time. 506 more words


the point that turned

and when i reached that point
i found no courage to change
and that point reappeared
again, and once again
seemed easier to stay put… 117 more words


Does it matter?

by Marites Avisado-Responte

How many perfect days have passed?
I could never tell the difference
Yes, it rained last night
Did it offer me smile?

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The Inflection Point

It's Simple, The Worst Is Behind Me

If I could just be patient
Truly patient
Ego running one way
Spirit running another
Circling with a clear center
I give you a calligraphy pen… 97 more words

Poetry & Prose

Always be My Home

How can I ever say goodbye, dear Makati?

You are the only place I want to live.

Your tall and mighty buildings are my comfort… 108 more words


the secret to my success

That last ditch effort
you wouldn’t heed,
forced me to water
the desert longing left
just to pass the time.

It grew into a forest… 27 more words