The old definition of ‘zen’ used to be: A school of Mahayana Buddhism that asserts that enlightenment can be attained through meditation, self-contemplation, and intuition rather than through faith and devotion and that is practiced mainly in China, Japan, Korea, … Continue reading
Thank You from Embracing Life Tribe I’m writing my last post for the A to Z Blog Challenge, which ends with ‘Z’ on Saturday, April 30th. Thank you all who stopped by my blog, liked, commented, and followed. I’ve tried … Continue reading
Y: You are Important You are important and valued. You, the person you are right now. This is a tough lesson for some to learn. While others, we look at them and wonder how they’ve managed to already know this … Continue reading
X: (E)XPERIENCING LIFE Pretend you don’t see that ‘E’. Then we’ll have an ‘X’ word for the day and all is good. Experiencing life and all it has to offer is such a potent and important message. I could babble … Continue reading
W: Walk in Equal Standing From Butterflies and Pebbles, their Note to Self, For this Week, is terrific. I think many of us need this tattooed on our foreheads. Or, at least printed out and read daily.
V: VUJICIC, NICK Nicholas “Nick” Vujicic, was born December 4, 1982, just a few years before I was blessed with my own sons. Nick’s birth was very different than what I experienced. He had a rare disorder, Phocomelia, which is … Continue reading
U: Brenda Ueland: A Unique Woman Brenda Ueland was a unique and progressive woman that is an inspiration to us many years after her death. Although born in 1891, a year when women didn’t have many rights, Brenda was said … Continue reading