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The Great Tragedy of Speed, by David Whyte

FaceBook  On Jun 20, 2013 Maya wrote:

 Sis Asha, that is a beautiful example of how we can slow down.  I think our Western culture hasn't quite caught onto this, but it's so much easier to embrace when one retires.  I do think the importance of slowing down is being accepted my the few, and I believe it will keep spreading. I hope so because I believe it's one answer to peace.

 

The Great Tragedy of Speed, by David Whyte

FaceBook  On Jun 20, 2013 Maya wrote:

 Wow!  What a great line: "vulnerabilities...actually give us color and character."  What a 180 in our society of success.

 

Micro Moments of Love, by Barbara Frederickson

FaceBook  On Jun 20, 2013 Maya wrote:

 Amy, your comment is so right on; your father has given you a great gift in helping his children appreciate God's gift of Nature.  I have learned this lesson a little later in life, but what a gift it is to appreciate Nature as God present among us.

 

The Power of Here, by Bill Plotkin

FaceBook  On Feb 12, 2012 Sherry wrote:
 So true, Yancy. Plotkin really brings that home with the help of Nature.