We Are So Thankful

In honor of and in gratitude for our Native American brothers and sisters, here is a poem by Joy Harjo, a member of the Mvskoke Nation and United States Poet Laureate for a third term. Eagle PoemTo pray you open your whole selfTo sky, to earth, to sun, to moonTo one whole voice that isContinue reading “We Are So Thankful”

Being Fully Present: I Am Here Now

“The Muddy Road” from Zen Flesh, Zen Bones Two Zen Buddhist months, Tanzan and Ekido, were once traveling together down a muddy road. A heavy rain was still falling. Coming around a bend, they met a lovely girl in a silk kimono and sash, unable to cross the intersection. “Come on girl,” said Tanzan atContinue reading “Being Fully Present: I Am Here Now”