How can I be of service to a changed future?

(Questions by poet Jane Hirshfield)What is my responsibility?What must be suffered?What can be changed?What can I know?How can I meet this in a way which both lets me open my eyes the next day and also, perhaps, if I’m lucky, can be of service to a changed future? My responsibility is to love, to give…… Continue reading How can I be of service to a changed future?

5 Gifts Life in Rural Guatemala Has Given Me

Read the full post on Elephant Journal My daily life in rural Guatemala is grounded in wonder, balance, awareness, gratitude, and nature. Verdant visual delights surround me here at one of the most gorgeous lakes on the planet.  I’ve lived on Lake Atitlan in the western highlands of Guatemala for nearly a decade; it’s the place I feel most at home.…… Continue reading 5 Gifts Life in Rural Guatemala Has Given Me