How to Love

Compassion The second element of true love is compassion. Compassion is the capacity to understand the suffering in oneself and in the other person. If you understand your own suffering, you can help him to understand his suffering. Understanding suffering brings compassion and relief. You can transform your own suffering and help transform the suffering of the other person  with the practice of mindfulness and looking deeply. ~ Thich Nhat Hanh, How to Love

Answer

The boldest answer always comes from silence. Find a minute to hear silence. Amazing answers will appear!   “The greatest sound is silence” Tao Te Ching Lao-tzu Chapter 41 A poetic take of “Sound of Silence” written by one poet, by another poet “And the vision that was planted in my brain Still remains Within the sound of silence”

Be

Be wild Be free Be loving Be caring Be funny Do something what you have never done before Go to the places you have not been Flip the world around Do not be afraid not to be as everybody else is Stop trying to make sense out of everything …and just be. Tiger got to hunt, bird got to fly; Man got to sit and wonder ‘why, why, why?’ Tiger got to sleep, bird got to land; Man got to tell himself he understands. ~~ Kurt Vonnegut, Cat’s Cradle When you get free from… Read More

Wild is the Wind

Love me, love me, love me, love me Say you do Let me fly away With you For my love is like The wind And wild is the wind Wild is the wind Give me more Than one caress Satisfy this Hungriness Let the wind Blow through your heart For wild is the wind Wild is the wind You Touch me I hear the sound Of mandolins You Kiss me With your kiss My life begins You’re spring to me All things To me Don’t you know you’re Life itself Like a… Read More

Words

“Raise your words, not voice. It is rain that grows flowers, not thunder.” ~ Rumi