Category Archives: Compassion

Everyday Kindness

A friend shared about his efforts to start a spay/neuter and rabies program for stray cats in a remote place Read More →

Lessons from an Elephant in Bondage

The story had been circulating through Facebook for about a week now and I had been avoiding it because I Read More →

A Little More Kindness

Journal entry from 8am this morning: My hands are still damp, I’m still in my wetsuit, but I wanted to Read More →

The Sacred in the Small

Yesterday the river was clear enough from recent rains to get out and enjoy a nice SUP board paddle. Recent Read More →

A Personal Odyssey

As I floated in the fresh, blue-tinted spring water I gazed into a sea of green leaves outlined by cerulean Read More →

A Child’s Fear

The floats were slowly moving past with beads and moon pies and other Mardi Gras bounty being thrown from their Read More →

Peaceful Morning with the Manatees

Today’s encounter with manatees was nearly silent. There were few people and those present were quiet and respectful. For nearly Read More →

What Love Can Do

Lately I’ve been asking the question, How can we really make a difference?¬†Actually, for several months now I’ve been walking Read More →

Bring in the Light

I awakened this morning thinking of the Solstice…yesterday’s Solstice.¬†Geez…I didn’t even mark the event, I thought but then quickly realized Read More →

To Listen, To Connect….To Love

It was below freezing when I arrived at the farm. Frost dusted delicate tendrils of dried wildflowers in open fields Read More →