I Find this Deeply Moving

I am always pondering, at some level, what motivates us to do and say the things we do. Today I stumbled upon this treasure. This short video of a TED presentation by  Louie Schwartzberg is a “must see!” The pause and the reflection it brings are transformative. Beauty and seduction are nature’s tools for survival because we protect what we… Continue reading

The Pacific Ocean

I know some of my readers back east love walking along the Pacific Ocean as much as I do.  So, for you, and for everyone who loves the sound of the surf, I bring you 60 seconds of the Pacific Ocean surf.  I recorded it yesterday at the northern part of Manhattan Beach.  Enjoy a minute of zen!… Continue reading

Chi: Energy of Happiness

by: solala towler I found this attractive little coffee table book several months ago and picked it up on a whim. I read it this weekend and found it to be utterly delightful, along with Diet Coke with Lime! The author, a self-described musician, poet, and teacher, is the editor of The Empty Vessel, A Journal of Contemporary Toaism. I… Continue reading