Tag: happiness

a happier life~reflection on a saturday morn

It is a morning of expectation and delight as it is the first Saturday in quite some time that my daughter and I have not had a commitment beyond hanging out with each other.  I am realistic though–I know that as she finishes out…

Max Erhmann’s Desiderata

My daughter has been asked to choose a poem and memorize it for her Language Arts class.  When stumbling up on this one again the other day, I decided I may challenge myself to do the same.  There are many words and sentiments here…

Buddhist prayers and poetry for the new year

New Year Poem and Wishes Under the glorious canopy of redwood trees The New Year peacock dances Sun and moon rise into the blue sky The earth grows and happiness increases In this New Year — H.E. Khempo Yurmed Tinly Rinpoche Being Peace If…