Tag Archives: Grace

The Heart is the Context


Today, in the cold, pale light of morning, unlit by the warm candles of vigil, only poetry and music avail. Continue reading

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Grace Brings Contentment


    Just now I was making a pot of tea with two different types of Yogi Tea, each of which has a distinctive aphorism printed on the bag tag. Or, I should say, each should have a distinctive aphorism. … Continue reading

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Come see the Canyon (it’s beautiful)


I am finally published on elephant journal. In retrospect, perhaps I should have identified the noise with echoes in the canyon, rather than shouting, which is what it sounds like. But I have already been called on that in the … Continue reading

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Open to Grace: A Mala


This is the 108th post in this blog, and like the first, I title it “Open to Grace.” The number 108 is auspicious because it is sacred in Hinduism and yoga. For many reasons, the number connotes wholeness. There are … Continue reading

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Emotional Chaos Remembered in Tranquility


Humor is emotional chaos remembered in tranquility. James Thurber, via The Writer’s Almanac with Garrison Keillor. for December 8, 2011 This morning in an Anusara-Inspired class, a teacher shared a fortune, from a cookie, that aptly described what she learned in … Continue reading

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Flow


It has been a quiet week in Lake Wobegon. We got a good rain on Wednesday, a long soaking rain, good for field and garden and lawn. It was so dry, no rain for a month. The ballpark grass looked … Continue reading

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Aligning with Grace: All Shall Be Well


“All shall be well. And all shall be well. And all manner of things shall be well!” ~ Julian of Norwich via Aligning with Grace: All Shall Be Well. I love that Olga Rasmussen, “Theologian and educator for 25 years, … Continue reading

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Breathe


Today’s inspiration comes from U2, and your breath, that “ultimate bodyworker,” “the keeper of time,” our constant companion. Whether or not meditation or yoga makes us aware of it, it is always available to us. But meditation or yoga practice … Continue reading

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The Twelfth Post – Existential Courage


This is the twelfth post of The Considered Kula and the one in which I take the blog live. It’s high time. To many of you this will appear as the first post, but for that look here, “Open to … Continue reading

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uuworld.org : grace wins in the end


Grace is always there, waiting to happen. Grace is very patient. And polite. Grace never imposes itself. Grace can surprise us, but it doesn’t force itself on us. Grace is a willing partner and a constant friend, but it never … Continue reading

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