The Next Wisest Thing

The Next Wisest Thing

When we’re at the edge, in danger of falling over the precipice into suffering, compassion is the most powerful means I know for keeping our feet firmly planted on the earth and our hearts wide open. —Roshi Joan Halifax    For those of us who want to be of...
Kind Teachers and Best Friends

Kind Teachers and Best Friends

“Although it is embarrassing and painful, it is very healing to stop hiding from yourself.”  -Pema Chodron  Kind Teachers and Best Friends  If you have ever witnessed a skillful teacher or helper in a room full of kindergartners, you’ll have seen that there is a...