When it rains, it pours. When the sun shines, it is bright and hot. When there are storms there is destruction. Regardless of the outer environment, we are cultivating an inner environment that is calm, peaceful, and shines 24/7. This is a lifelong journey, but definitely achievable. Our level of inner peace depends to a large degree on our commitment and practice. Please do not despair. We all make mistakes. These become little inner fires that encourage us with innovation and creativity to do things differently, to become whole and healthy in our body, our heart/mind, and in our spirit. The more our orientation and default state is concern for others’ wellbeing, the more our inner peace flourishes.
We are all connected
We are not separate from the environment. The environment is not separate from us. We are not separate from the earth, water, and sky. The earth, water, and sky are not separate from us. You […]
Everyone has a kernel of goodness within
Everyone has a kernel of goodness within – everyone, even the meanest people. We are products of our environment. Harsh environments produce harsh responses. We distinguish between the person and the actions. Thus respect and […]
An urgent responsibility
We need to consider how our actions, in affecting the environment, are likely to affect others. This is often difficult to judge; but it is clear that we are the only species with the power […]