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Presence – a meditation

  I have finally found a place to live just like I never could before. And I know I don’t have much to give, but soon I’ll open any door. Everybody knows the secret, everybody knows the score. I have finally found a place to live in the presence of the lord. Eric Clapton –…

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Make the present beautiful – a meditation

      Do not look back, and grieve over the past, for it is gone; do not be troubled about the future, for it has not yet come. Live in the present, and make it so beautiful that it will be worth remembering.     A meditation for December 22, 2012.  

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Dark and light – a meditation

    On this day of the longest dark night, let us welcome the light of the returning Sun with hope and joy.       Happy solstice. A meditation for December 21, 2012.  

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Let it go – a meditation

  to live in this world you must be able to do three things: to love what is mortal; to hold it against your bones knowing your own life depends on it; and, when the time comes to let it go, to let it go Mary Oliver – In Blackwater Woods I sometimes need to be…

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Hope – a meditation

  Hope is the thing with feathers That perches in the soul, And sings the tune–without the words, And never stops at all, And sweetest in the gale is heard; And sore must be the storm That could abash the little bird That kept so many warm. I’ve heard it in the chillest land, And…

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