The Colors of Autumn

“Is not this a true autumn day? Just the still melancholy that I loveā€”that makes life and nature harmonize.” George Elliot On Tuesday the sun shone brightly, the shadows creating a sharp contrast to the bright yellows, reds, and oranges of the maples I passed along my walk. I stopped to photograph a tree andContinue reading “The Colors of Autumn”

This Rare Human Existence

Knowing that grief is an experience shared by all humanity lets me see myself as just one wave on a great sea. Ram Dass Consider the advantages of this rare human existence. Jamgon Kongtrul These two quotes stood out for me this week and as they seemed to want to be considered together the questionContinue reading “This Rare Human Existence”