Chosen darkness among the flowers

When I woke up this morning I could barely move. I had worked really hard yesterday. But, I decided that today I wanted to go out and find wild flowers, not to pick them, just to see them. There is so much chaos in our world right now, I just...Read more
Simultaneous sorrow & joy

Simultaneous sorrow & joy

There are times in our life when we can feel profound sorrow and joy at the same time. I have had moments where I had tears on my face with a smile. Even when there are tragedies or bad things that happen, for me I was still always able to...Read more

Chasing Desire

It seems to me that life is an endless desire. From the moment we are born into this world. We take our first breath and then we cry out with our first moment of hunger and pain. Our first desires satisfied, held and loved, a warm belly filled with milk....Read more
My beautiful Grandmother

My beautiful Grandmother

We all knew this day would come someday, but we hoped it would not come. Who among us can hold off the tides of impermanence? Life and death are part of every moment. Woven into the fabric of life, without death there can be no life. There will not always...Read more
Egg Casserole

Egg Casserole

I put together an egg Casserole, I thought I would share the recipe. This tastes really good, a lot like pizza. I wont give specific amounts on most of the ingredients, because it is all up to you, you can use any amount that you like. There are no rules...Read more
Soup

Soup

I love soup, what I love is that you can throw one together with almost anything. You only need a few key ingreedients for any soup, onion, garlic, and salt. If you have those you can put in whatever you want. I have invented several recipes. Today I will share...Read more
Perfect “easy” beans crock pot recipe

Perfect “easy” beans crock pot recipe

I want to share my perfected easy pot of beans recipe. It can be prepared in five mins or less. This is something anyone can make. I use pinto beans in this specific recipe. The garlic powder may sound like a lot but trust me this gives a true richness...Read more
How true wealth is defined

How true wealth is defined

Many people think that to be wealthy means to have lots of money, or assetts. I am afraid that I would have to disagree. I define wealth by what a man has in his heart, not what he has in his bank account. Likewise some believe in class, that if...Read more
The Flow of Time

The Flow of Time

When contemplating the flow of time. It appears that Time is in movement, we look at the past, and into the future, and we see it much like driving somewhere, where we are in movement. It seems as though we have moved forward in a long journey that we call...Read more
How misunderstandings can cause suffering

How misunderstandings can cause suffering

How many times have you ever said something to someone and you knew it came off wrong or was misunderstood, and you didnt try to correct it? Many of us have done this at some point during the span of our lives. Even worse, are the times you have said...Read more
The lives we’ve lived

The lives we’ve lived

It seems many people spend so much time looking towards tomorrow rather than this moment. We can spend our entire lives chasing a tomorrow, that never comes. We live our lives with one plan after another, one goal after the next. Then one day it hits us “crap” that was...Read more
Life is a miracle

Life is a miracle

Life is a precious gift. Every day that we get the chance to wake up again is a gift beyond measure. We do not know what day could be our last. Life is fragile and fleeting. We get caught up in distractions and day to day life and we sometimes...Read more