“Interbeing”

“Interbeing”

Interbeing Beyond this self is not me connected with the outside world. 
It’s us, interbeing. ~ Jack Kornfield ~ Fifty years ago, Jack Kornfield went to Thailand as a Peace Corps Volunteer. Not long after he arrived, Ajahn Chah, a Buddhist monk became his teacher. The...
A Matter of Spirit

A Matter of Spirit

A Matter of Spirit Since the (yet-again-another-) mass shooting in Las Vegas last Sunday, we’ve been weighing our options on how to respond — and watching how others do (or don’t). There seem to be three general “camps” of respondents: (1) those who hold the victims,...
It’s Interdependence Day!

It’s Interdependence Day!

It’s “Interdependence Day”! “It’s either co-existence — or no existence…” It’s September 12th — and that means it’s “Interdependence Day”.  Since it’s not likely to get much coverage in the mainstream media, we feel compelled to do our best to raise consciousness...
Barbecues, Shelving, and Non-Profits

Barbecues, Shelving, and Non-Profits

Barbecues, Shelving, and Non-Profits For the past ten years, we’ve had a bit of a love affair with our “Patio Caddie” barbecue. It’s a handsome, polished dark-green enamel, 20-inch diameter pot on a tripod that sits above a propane gas tank. It’s an easy to use,...
One People …. One Family

One People …. One Family

One People … One Family In the home of the brave … In the land of the free, We are immigrants and pilgrims …. and refugees From every nation … One family. “The Home of The Brave” By Karen Drucker, JD Garrett , & David Roth About a week ago, we were introduced to...