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Relaxing with my comadre Rosita after her delicious lunch, Nov, 2014.
Grandma Rosita is carrying granddaughter Kealy for my godson Santiago and wife Aida in Otavalo,Nov14
is thanks Rachel: "In the silence of listening, you can know yourself in everyone, the unseen singing softly to itself and to you." --Rachel Naomi Remen
: The more alert we become to the blessing that flows into us through everything we touch, the more our own touch will bring blessing. --David Steindl-Rast, A Listening Heart
LOVE this: " Service is the rent we pay for the privilege of living on this earth. It is the very purpose of life, and not something you do in your spare time." --Shirley Chisholm
LOVES this: "Service is the rent we pay for the privilege of living on this earth. It is the very purpose of life, and not something you do in your spare time." --Shirley Chisholm
agrees, "We are each other's harvest; we are each other's business; we are each other's magnitude and bond." --Gwendolyn Brook
agrees, "We are each other's harvest; we are each other's business; we are each other's magnitude and bond." --Gwendolyn Brooks
: If we ever reach the point where we think we thoroughly understand who we are and where we came from, we will have failed. -- Carl Sagan
With beloved friend and former housemate Robin (GENKI_WARRIOR), at going away gathering May 2014
Truckin' Arkansas to California 5-6/14 in my 1984 Toyota Dolphin.
2013 Micaela and mom Sandra; soul sister Adelaida and her daughter, Amrita (my god daughter).
With my soul sister Adelaida on my 71st birthday in Ecuador, Feb 23, 2013.
Me'n Chris Downie, the VeryMerrySparkGuy! 9/26/09
Me'n Coach Nicole at SP Cincinnati Program 9/26/09.
1987: I met my beloved teacher Swami Satchidananda in 1981. The rest, as they say, is history!
With Thay and over 1000 others at Magnolia Grove Monastery, during Sept 24-29, 2013 retreat.
Gurudev and I on Secret Beach, Kauai, 1987.
GENKI_WARRIOR'n me cruising the beautiful AR River Trail summer 2013 -- wheee!!!
A blossoming friendship with Ann (ABURRIS2) added JOY to my sojourn in the SFBayArea, ending 2011.
A valley of the Andes of northern Ecuador where I stay. Taken during a hike at Lago Cuicocha.
Mi hermana latina, Adelaida, relaxing during a hike Jan, 2013.
My beautiful (now) 13-yr. old god daughter, Amrita. Adelaida and German are her parents.
My dear friend Adelaida, who I was with in 1999 when she discovered she was pregnant with Amrita.
Santiago, my (now) 13-yr. old godson, an Otavalan Indian. 05/06
2006 Dancing with 6-yr. old goddaughter Amrita at home in Ecuador.
Robin (GENKIWARRIOR, pal and yoga buddy)and I in white with friends at yoga studio open house 8/11.
Off we go, now it's Fall Classic 2013...35 miles in picture-perfect weather!
First incline, Fall Cycling Classic, 35 miles, September 2011
KaliMa, 2011 Specialized Vita Sport Road Bike, which I bought in March 2011!
2 mi. walk RT into Taughannock Falls empties into Cayuga Lake, NY's Finger Lakes Region 8/10/10.
I made it to Ithaca! First one seated on Moosewood's patio 8/10/10.
Kayaking with FRANCESCANAZ in her lovely craft on Lake Champlain! I WANT ONE TOO!!!
The Grand Tetons 8/09
Listening to the quiet nudge that guides me, I know I am not far off my path. --SpringChickadee
Yellowstone River 8/09
Headstand (sirshasana) with prop.
The Warrior (rotated!)
Half spinal twist
Yoga women! I'm in the front row, white tee.
Another dear friend, Dawn, as we create a ritual near Hana, Maui, on Diana's birthday. 05/04
Hangin' out by the Pacific at Kalapana-Kapono Beach Road, Big Island.05/05
"Those were the days my friend"...Dawn, Diana, rainbow, and me, Kokee, Kauai, 1987.
Some of the 26 WW cyber-buddies who met in 07/04 (Picture Lake, Mt. Shuksan, WA). I'm far left.
Dante's View, Death Valley, New Year's 2007
The inimitable Kitty Rama in all her glory, May 2011, with 10 of my 12 wheels behind her!
My philosophy, via a very important person in my life, Joseph Campbell.
May all beings awaken to the Light of their true nature.
My world has no borders
Your gratitude can be the source of your joy, or your joy can be the source of your gratitude.
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