two bittersweet nightshade, fifty clover, orchard grass, six ghosts, and four spirits

how many encircle you, apple tree, nowo’layers o’layers stack-side more,the core of your trunkcounting rings of a cross section,still-direction, to be so many things,if you can see, how many are we?togethered, apartedI trust only you, hope-thing of healingcount us for true, one may say oneI am— alone, but no—beings stand beside mebelow us as well, … Continue reading two bittersweet nightshade, fifty clover, orchard grass, six ghosts, and four spirits

Finding Spirituality Through Our Values

Spirituality, the sibling of religion with its own individuality, is unique in its theosophical family. We may base religion on our morals through structure and doctrine whereas spirituality exists within us and is personalized to our own signature. Religious views may align with our values but spirituality is built from our values.  Consider institutes and … Continue reading Finding Spirituality Through Our Values

Purpose

The concept of life purpose is undeniably silly in many ways— deciding we exist to learn and experience works around the absurdity. What twists an otherwise valuable riddle into an enormous joke is substituting goals as purpose.  We might wish to develop skills, careers, families, but to claim we live to do any of these … Continue reading Purpose