Facebook and Spiritual Practice

Yes, really, my morning spiritual practice occurs on facebook.  It is like an extended meditation practice for me. I have discovered hundreds, probably thousands of spiritually-oriented facebook fanpages  where beautiful people post gorgeous photos with inspiring words every day, and also share posts from others which speak to them.  My own Open hearted Musings facebook…

GROUNDEDNESS – Season for Nonviolence, Day 12

Some of the peace practices we are to contemplate during the Season for Nonviolence are easy to apply.  Take SMILING, for instance; it is easy to see how more smiling would bring about more peace, inside the self, between people, even between peoples. Some practices require a little more thought, and for me today, GROUNDEDNESS…

Aging and Life Purpose

I am 72 years old. Young.  I don’t feel like I am in the Twilight Zone yet, and still, I don’t  have the energy or lasting power of my younger years.  Nor the memory…and that’s a big deal, because I have to maintain our good standing with the outside world, who expects the bills to be…