On August 27, 2010 (what would have been the 79th birthday of the late spiritual leader Sri Chinmoy) Ashrita Furman set a Guinness World Record for the World’s Largest Seesaw in the Jamaica Queens, New York neighborhood where his students … Continue reading →
As a librarian and bibliophile, I especially resonate with the written word. I began studying meditation as Sri Chinmoy's student in 1985 and my spiritual strivings and creative expression are primarily a spirit of delight in the supernal beauty of God.
With the first day of Fall just around the corner and the last weekend of Summer forecast to be beautiful, I was drawn to the beach and the coast to soak in the last official rays of Summer. First stop … Continue reading →
How can it be already 9 years? How can it be only one short year until a decade has passed? Although the years have flown by, I am still mute in the memory of this terrible, terrible tragedy for the … Continue reading →
Surasa Mairer, a 51 year old ultra runner from Austria, runs circles around the competition. Backwards and forwards she forges new territory for women runners and shows women and men alike new horizons of possibility. She runs backwards and forwards … Continue reading →
What are the chances that when I am finding my hands full just trying to fan myself silly during the latest hot flash, am way less productive and more tired, or am trying to cope with the latest thing I … Continue reading →