Morning Prayer 20/100. Gratitude

If you don’t know the language of gratitude, you’ll not be on speaking terms with happiness. (Unknown source) Meister Eckhardt said that if “Thank you!” is the only prayer one ever says, that will be enough. I’m delighted to be discovering/uncovering more and more ways to be aware of my gratitude. That means in turn […]

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Expressing Peace. Sneaky Peace. 77.

Sneaky peace sneaked up on me today. What a beautiful surprise. It was a beautifully focused day because I was in the “flow”, as written about by Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi (and discussed in an earlier Expressing Peace).  Highly productive. Fast-moving. Almost totally head-down and creating. Then, all of a sudden, I was finished. Work was over. The […]

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Expressing Peace. Friends. 48.

Friends cause peace in perhaps an infinity of ways. Seeing friends from long ago or far away brings the peace of “It is still so.” Speaking with a friend for the 3rd or 4th time today affirms there isn’t too much of something so good. Thinking of friends I had for different reasons and in […]

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Expressing Peace. Supper. 47.

Supper brings its own special joy. And peace. The joy of chopping, sauteing, seasoning, stirring, tasting, adjusting. The warmth rising from the stove. The sweet smells of chicken from the oven, scallions and pecans in the skillet, chopped peach on the cutting board. The satisfaction of putting it all together, seeing the ingredients blend and […]

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