Tag Archives: Self

Strange Weather

Fall                                                 New Autumn Moon A strange weather time.  A storm system and winds blowing in from the east.  Our weather systems almost always come from the west, following the planet’s rotation and the jet stream, but this raggedy storm system … Continue reading

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Breaching the Walled Garden of the Self

Fall                                               Waning Harvest Moon Prepping for a presentation on Spiritual Resources for Humanists.  Reading books, articles, letting ideas slip past as I get ready to sleep, keeping my antennae out for what feeds me now. The book I mentioned before, … Continue reading

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This Light of Mine

Lughnasa                                                  Full Harvest Moon “Don’t ask what the world needs. Ask what makes you come alive, and go do it. Because what the world needs is people who have come alive.” – Howard Thurman Howard Thurman was a theologian who … Continue reading

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Gifts and Talents

Lughnasa                                                                            Waning Honey Extraction Moon Kate and I had a conversation the other day about talent.  Two of her sisters make their living playing classical violin.  They have talent.  A lot of it.  BJ went to Julliard and Sarah to … Continue reading

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Gut Check

Winter                                                                    New Moon of the Cold Month Last Monday night I ate dinner with my friends, six of them, at a restaurant, the Bukhara, which carries on the Mughal influenced culinary tradition of Northern India.  On the way home I … Continue reading

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The Self

Samhain                                                   Waxing Thanksgiving Moon Woollies at Stefan’s house tonight.  Bill, Frank, Warren, Stefan, Scott, Tom, Mark, me.  Paul was there for a bit before he left to have dinner with his daughter Clare. Topic tonight was what role a higher … Continue reading

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