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7/Summer10: My Trusty Trek
Monday, June 14, 2010      32 comments

I biked 28 miles Friday...and man was my butt sore! It has been a while since I've riden that distance. I rode the Cape Henry Trail through First Landing State Park and then tooled around VA Beach, which is a HUGE tourist city. Here are some ... Read more
6/Summer10: Hey Jude!
Saturday, June 12, 2010      19 comments

Maha: Well......FINALLY some sistah' fun! Yeah, Jude got here to First Landing this morning around 9am and we first enjoyed the morning here at the state park getting to know each other "3-D." Then we decided to go cruising...down to the Boa... Read more
5/Summer10: Krishna Das and the Ashram
Friday, June 11, 2010      31 comments

I spent two weeks at the Satchidananda Ashram in central Virginia. It was glorious in every way. The time there began with a kirtan retreat with Krishna Das, and what a beginning that was! I was either sobbing or singing or laughing, all from... Read more
4/Summer10: I CHOOSE gratitude on the journey!
Friday, May 28, 2010      24 comments

Friday of Memorial Weekend 2010 I'm deeply inspired by my dear SparkFriend JerseyGirl who, while living a nightmare, CHOOSES to not immerse herself in it. I have so much to be thankful for on this beautiful day. I CHOOSE to be grateful fo... Read more
3/Summer10: Oh I've been in the woods...
Monday, May 24, 2010      20 comments

...all right -- a week at the wondrous Devil's Den State Park, NW Arkansas,
050a30f66 ...made all the more miraculous because of beginning this odyssey at the feet... Read more
2/Summer10: That wonderful dance You promised....
Tuesday, May 18, 2010      16 comments

This poem came in my InBox today. It's for I depart this morning for Fayetteville, hear another extraordinary poet tonight, Mary Oliver...and then continue wending my way east to the Satchidananda Ashram...and beyond. Who ... Read more
Don't Panic -- Eat Organic!
Friday, May 14, 2010      21 comments

I really appreciate Organic Consumers Association, a watch dog organization that provides great information and lobbies for change in this most important area -- the food we eat! Here's a summary from the article in their latest e-newsletter th... Read more
This is why I won't get lost....
Thursday, May 13, 2010      15 comments

Canadian Rockies, Banff National Park Let yourself be silently drawn by the strange pull of what you really love. It will not lead you astray. ~ Rum... Read more
1/Summer10: Maha's Magical Mystery Tour
Tuesday, May 11, 2010      17 comments

Sue (PENNYAN45), wintering in Arizona, but knowing my love of all things Mary Oliver, came upon and sent me the following amazing information just in time to fit it into my plans: ... Read more
Just BEGIN...
Monday, May 10, 2010      10 comments

...that's all (it was important for me to read this...and share it). E.g., thoughts like...NO! I'm removing segments from it that I had quoted here, because each time I read it something else jumps out at me, grabs me, and speaks deeply to... Read more
Mothers As Peacemakers
Saturday, May 08, 2010      14 comments

The first person to fight for an official Mother's Day celebration in the United States was Julia Ward Howe. Howe was born in New York City on May 27, 1819. Her family was... Read more
How Do I (You) Want to Be Remembered?
Friday, May 07, 2010      22 comments

WHEEEEEEEEEEEEE! Finals are over and because I would have had six contiguous hours of exams for the three classes yesterday, I was able to move one exam over to today. I ... Read more
A Healthy Person
Saturday, May 01, 2010      16 comments

This so beautifully and so simply reflects the essence of my teacher, Swami Satchidananda. I sent it to a friend this morning...and her response helped me to remember how important this wisdom is...and how wonderful it is to take 10 minutes out... Read more
Tuesday, April 27, 2010      27 comments

I have been going through a difficult phase for a while now. My life is very uneven and I have been caving in on mindful care of this body that's been entrusted to me. I'... Read more
Am I gifting my talents...?
Friday, April 23, 2010      14 comments

Just after reading Sandra's heart-wrenching sharing about a young woman who attempted suicide
al.asp?blog_id=3151780 I watched the story of Dr. Aumatma Shah, who believes ... Read more

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