Ubi est meus amicus?

Carl Orff wrote incredible music to medieval words to create Carmina Burana. If you have never heard it, go google and find a clip. Wonderful stuff. This line (imagine it sung, not said) means Where is my friend? in Latin, for those who don’t know, and it came...

Summer heat

Since June, my last post, I have been mostly away. This is the time of year when all the good conferences happen, in Vermont and then in California. I go. Away to be ‘at home’ with like-minded souls. What do we do at the conferences? So much happens in a...

Meditation, Prayer and Angels

Listening to a recorded talk on meditation and prayer recently, I was reminded that a way to increase our ability to meditate and quiet our thoughts is to go out into nature and simply listen. Many of us instinctively have done this for years. The goal of meditation...
Orbs in your field

Orbs in your field

This is a short little entry on the winter solstice, just passed. Last night there was an eclipse of the moon, for the first time on a solstice since 1638. I missed it, again: there was too much cloud. But the lunar event serves to remind us all to look up, to get our...