Yesterday, Thanksgiving brought my identical twin brother Lefty to the computer to share his thoughts on this traditional American holiday. He did, in a post entitled "Thanks -- and No Thanks." He couldn't face the image traditionally presented about Thanksgiving without pointing to the reality of our history. (You can find his thoughts at Rambling On with Brother Lefty Smith, S.O.B.*).
Today, I could go on a rant about Black Friday as well. But, I won't --for there is still something beautiful and real always dancing in the stillness of Mindfulness. Although sometimes you have to peer into the shadows to see it, it always brings forth the Attitude of Gratitude. I wrote about Gratitude's saving grace last Thanksgiving, and I'd like to share it with you again today. -- One Love, Lance
and am still receiving.”
Now I'm sitting here with my chest heaving, tears rolling down my cheeks,with images of Bing Crosby as freakin' Father O'Malley playing across the screen at Memory Lane Theater.
WTF? How in the world did I end up here?