Depending upon where we place our attention,    a very different conversation with life begins.    Paula D' Arcy

Depending upon where we place our attention,

a very different conversation with life begins.

Paula D' Arcy

 Even as we lose ourselves in so many things, the silent earth emits her great summons.    Paula D'Arcy

Even as we lose ourselves in so many things, the silent earth emits her great summons.

Paula D'Arcy

  So much would change if only we'd take care of one another.      Paula D' Arcy

So much would change if only we'd take care of one another.

Paula D' Arcy

  Stop more often, and for longer moments.    Awaken within the small story of your life,    and go beyond it, as we must.    Paula D' Arcy

Stop more often, and for longer moments.

Awaken within the small story of your life,

and go beyond it, as we must.

Paula D' Arcy

  No one knows what lies ahead...    We can only be present to where we are.      Paula D' Arcy

No one knows what lies ahead...

We can only be present to where we are.

Paula D' Arcy

 Let Nature take you to the mystery of things.   Paula D'Arcy

Let Nature take you to the mystery of things.

Paula D'Arcy

 There is great brokeness in the world and greater still, an undeniable light moving in all things.    Paula D' Arcy

There is great brokeness in the world and greater still, an undeniable light moving in all things.

Paula D' Arcy

  Both shadow and light teach.      Paula D' Arcy

Both shadow and light teach.

Paula D' Arcy

  We are here as part of a larger story.      Paula D' Arcy

We are here as part of a larger story.

Paula D' Arcy

 Safety and Peace  We alone can make the changes to bring them to our world.    Paula D' Arcy

Safety and Peace

We alone can make the changes to bring them to our world.

Paula D' Arcy

 No one owns this Love;  We carry it together.    Paula D' Arcy

No one owns this Love;

We carry it together.

Paula D' Arcy


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