Love decreases the terror of these terrible times –C.E.Wheeler As I write this, my wife is preparing to travel home to be with her family. Her father was recently diagnosed with lung cancer. After his first round of chemotherapy, he developed pneumonia and was hospitalized. Hong had already began making plans to travel home, but […]
When I despair, I remember that all through history the way of truth and love have always won. There have been tyrants and murderers, and for a time, they can seem invincible, but in the end, they always fall. Think of it—always. – Mahatma Gandhi Many years ago, when my wife and I were still […]
Be Present. Open up. Do what matters
Yesterday is known. Tomorrow is unknown. Today is unfolding.
When clouds form on the horizon, a change of perspective will reveal the silver lining.
For all of humanity, God speaks in your voice. We must find common ground with one another.
We cannot expect any ecstasy greater than right here, right now—our everyday lives. – Kosho Uchiyama Roshi
Explore the lyrical beauty of life.
Simplifying life and recharging positive energy.
One day the Universe blessed me with the reawakening of romantic love. I was thunderstruck from afar.
These collected poems and brief essays celebrate the restoration of my life.