poetry

Song of the Earth

Many of us, maybe most of us, are familiar with at least some of what we Unitarian Universalists call our “sources,” those places that our religious identity grows from– our “living tradition.” If I asked you to name all those sources today, I doubt if there is anyone here who could (myself included), but, I … Continued

The Enlightened Heart

When the mind is at peace, The world too is at peace. Nothing real, nothing absent. No holding onto reality, not getting stuck in the void, You are neither holy nor wise, just an ordinary fellow who has completed his work. –Layman P’ang (c. 740-808) [sounding the bell of mindfulness] “When the mind is at … Continued