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“It’s not happiness that makes us grateful but gratefulness that makes us happy.” – Br. David Steindl Rast

A Legacy of Listening

A note from Carl, A quick note to begin:  Our schedule of summer offerings is about to burst like the glory of all the tulips and roses around town. Tai Chi in The Park registration opens today, The Art Of Sitting (which you can still join!) begins May 15th, and we have retreats  Boulder, UT (Aug 11-13)… Read the full post

Salutations!  A few weeks ago in a circle I write with, we wrote to the prompt of a poem by Rumi. Here’s a short excerpt of that poem. “The miracle of Jesus is himself, not what he said or did about the future. Forget the future. I’d worship someone who could do that.” Here’s my… Read the full post

The Art Of Sitting is Here at Last!

A note from Carl: Several years ago, when Erin and I were visiting Boulder, CO, we dropped in for a sit in the beautiful shrine room on the top floor of the Shambhala Center. At that time, the shrine room was left open all day so people could come in and meditate. The room was… Read the full post

Ballast For A Tender Heart

A note from Erin: Hello, friends! How's your heart? This morning I'm feeling it all. Full. Raw. Grateful. Heartbroken. Overwhelmed. Spacious. Tender. Deficient. Humble. Humorous. Wary hopefulness. Inspired. I'm grateful there's room for all of it. This morning I woke early, grateful to beat my kiddo's awakening hour so I had time to meditate, to… Read the full post

Imagining A Grammar of Animacy

A note from Erin: I love to read books. There's a gorgeous one I'm rereading. For one reason, simply because it's so beautiful and also because I've gifted it to the participants in my Women Embodied group and want to read along with them. It's called Braiding Sweetgrass by Robin Wall Kimmerer. She's a scientist, a professor… Read the full post

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