Calm Chaos

2018 Calm The Chaos Photo Challenge

Sometimes, when needing to calm the chaos or tame (and conquer) our fears, we can find this comfort in the simplistic.  It maybe in certain colors, settings, patterns—really anything that gives us a sense of peace. Yellow always makes me happy and I like the patterns of the bowl and those created by the sun. […]

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Eliminating The Nonessentials

Lin Yutang states, “Besides the noble art of getting things done, there is the nobler art of leaving things undone…The wisdom of life consists in the elimination of nonessentials.” Zen and Taoist belief systems suggest that doing nothing may be a sign of wisdom, the highest good.  The aim is to be in the present […]

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