beginning {in sevens, on this seventh day of the new year}

it's a new year, yes indeed.  and a new year means a fresh start, a clean slate, a new beginning. beginning :: seven synonymous nouns genesis, origin, dawn, birth, opening, creation, source beginning :: seven synonymous verbs initiating, birthing, creating, actualizing, doing, effecting, opening so imagine standing center in this dawn, this genesis, this opening. [...]

attention

what has passed is past what lies at your feet (at this very moment) this is your life the coffee, the laundry the crying baby, the ailing parent this is your now give it gentle attention celebrate (and forgive) the past in your heart allow space for future dreams, but the chair in which you sit, the [...]