#2688 - Wednesday, January 3, 2007 - Editor: Gloria
To travel with the unawakened makes the journey long
and is as painful as traveling with an enemy. But the company of
the wise is as pleasant as meeting with friends.
Follow the wise, the intelligent, and the awakened.
as the moon follows the path of the stars.
"Nurturing the Now" is Vicki Woodyard's account of her
journey. Speaking without a script, she lets the listener in on
challenging life. Losing both young daughter and husband to
cancers, she determines to find her passion and live life more
"How beautiful it is when the heart speaks." --Pamela
selections by Mazie Lane and Bob O'Hearn follow....
Is a wellspring
The more you
There is more then enough
Without drawing often
well water of life -
Left idle and abandoned
Leaving only parched corpses
Of vain hopes and fears
the surrounding sands
Of "me" and "mine"…
Pouring it out to
all without distinction
Keeps the spring gushing
And it's endless
Washes all sorrows and
is in any way beautiful has its source
of beauty in itself, and is complete
praise forms no part of it."
At dawn I asked
'What is the meaning of life?'
Slowly she opened her
with nothing in it.
Woolard Bender, Paper Lanterns
"I cannot believe that the inscrutable
turns on an axis of suffering;
surely the strange beauty of the
must somewhere rest
on pure joy!"