I woke up this morning with two thoughts running through my mind. The first was, "You do not have to do anything to be loving, you are Love. Just stop doing and thinking non-loving things." The second thought was about my former mother-in-law. From the moment that we met, we were uncomfortable with each other,… Continue reading My side of the story: awful or awe-inspiring?
I was cleaning off a bookshelf and picked up the little book, Gentle Manners, that I bought at the Shaker Village in Canterbury NH years ago. I periodically clean house and give things away and wondered if I should put it in the donation basket, but decided to keep it. I bought it when I… Continue reading Imagine that
I started going to the Manchester Thrift store 10 years ago. Oddly enough, I was somewhat intimidated by the volunteers...most were older women who lived in Manchester (a wealthy town) and wanted something to do with their free time. One woman in particular, Barbara, made me quite uncomfortable. I would try to be friendly with… Continue reading The friendly universe