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Previous Comments By 'maryrthomson'

A Route Back To Wonder, by Fabiana Fondevila

FaceBook  On Oct 1, 2020 Mary wrote:
I was sitting watching a bee the other day,then spotted a butterfly, and moved on to browsing among the flowers in my garden...then a squirrel trying to get some of the bird seed, birds following, a cat, the trees and plants, the blue clue sky, the sun shining while disappearing in and out between the clouds, and the moving clouds puffy puffs obscuring the sun,... and then sensing, with absolute wonder ...that I am living amongst all this...
 

Life May Itself Be A Koan, by Rachel Naomi Remen

FaceBook  On Mar 31, 2020 Mary Thomson wrote:
Wow this comment touched me when I read about mother and baby meeting having been together the whole time. Very interesting thought.
 

Life May Itself Be A Koan, by Rachel Naomi Remen

FaceBook  On Mar 31, 2020 Mary Thomson wrote:
Just reading this was like meeting the koan of life- that the purpose of life may well be a koan. I doubt I will look at life the same now that I've read this. I love Rachel Naomi Remen's writing. Kitchen table wisdom is one of my favourite books.