Monthly Archives: March 2009

Capturing Spring Along Christian IV’s Old Moat

We had it all today – sunshine, blue sky, clouds, sleet, snow and major winds. The fight is on: winter versus spring. Today spring fought a pretty good fight with peering rays of shining blasting through those gray snowy clouds. And just as soon as the wind took the clouds to make way for some […]

Diamond in a Pearl

I read this little story through the glass counter of a jewelry store and thought it was worth sharing. The Story of ” Diamond in a Pearl” When an oyster swallows a grain of sand it feels the discomfort, so it begins to ease the pain by applying a coat of nacre (pearl). It is during […]

The time has come…

A Poem by by Derek Walcott Love After Love The time will come when, with elation you will greet yourself arriving at your own door, in your own mirror and each will smile at the other’s welcome, and say, sit here. Eat. You will love again the stranger who was your self. Give wine. Give […]

Shakespeare on Body & Soul

While reading a short piece on the ancient Hawaiian teaching of Ho’oponopono, I came across a reference to the following Shakespeare sonnet. It describes how the body and soul are intertwined, the body being the slave of the soul ultimately paying the price for that which the soul endures. When you take time to quietly and patiently observe […]