Let Me Walk in Beauty (a Native American Prayer)

 Image found here Let Me Walk in Beauty O Great Spirit, whose voice I hear in the winds and whose breath gives life to all the world, hear me. I am small and weak. I need your strength and wisdom.   Let me walk in beauty and let my eyes ever behold the red andContinue reading “Let Me Walk in Beauty (a Native American Prayer)”

Let Me Walk in Beauty (a Native American Prayer)

 Image found here Let Me Walk in Beauty O Great Spirit,whose voice I hear in the windsand whose breath gives life to all the world,hear me.I am small and weak.I need your strength and wisdom. Let me walk in beautyand let my eyes ever behold the red and purple sunset.Make my hands respect the thingsContinue reading “Let Me Walk in Beauty (a Native American Prayer)”

Christmas…

I’ve posted this Christmas prayer/mediation by Paramahansa Yogananda for the past few Christmases. I find it so beautiful that I thought I would post it again. But the difficult part, the nearly impossible part (at least for me), is living up to it…but it’s good, I think, to have something to aspire to. Merry Christmas.Continue reading “Christmas…”

A Pin, a Quote, and a Prayer…a few thoughts on peace

The above image is of a pin that was given to me yesterday by a friend (thanks Jane!). It’s a miniature version of a sign that I’ve had in the front garden for the past years. Actually the sign in front of my house is the second sign…the first was stolen (how’s that for irony).Continue reading “A Pin, a Quote, and a Prayer…a few thoughts on peace”

A Few Things I Saw Today

I’ve used this comparison before but have to mention it again…you see a lot more when on a bike than in a car but you see ten times that when you walk. Because, like a car, when you ride a bike you have to stay in control–or at  least keep the bike in control lestContinue reading “A Few Things I Saw Today”