Back from a retreat. I love the mountains of Kentucky. It's breathtaking views and lots of different creatures I don't usually get to see or interact with in Detroit. Yet I was reminded of something the third night after hiking up Grandfather Mt and contemplating that day during the evening. This is what came up.... Continue Reading →
I’m on a retreat in the Smokies. The focus today was on attention to both the great and small. I am grateful today for both.
Lately I've been looking at my use of language and the reality of sharing myself through words. When I listen in conversation I interpret what you say into my own reference point and attempt to "know" what you meant. At that point I think I "know" what you meant, but in reality, its an interpretation... Continue Reading →
Lately I have been thinking that although I understand the concept of "complex," I seem to be under estimating how hard it is to see anything clearly and stake an absolute position. The best I can do is get the best information available, contemplate that information, and then respond from what I learned. Plus keeping... Continue Reading →