Instead of seeing my students' behavior as troublesome, today's little lesson was to look at certain behaviors as miracles of necessity. I am truly inspired and humbled by some of more challenging students. Source: Commonplace
Words are irresistible; they can be used to lift us or set us upon a path of destruction. Pranayama is the physiological link between our emotional and thinking bodies and Self. Let love guide us, brothers and sisters. Source: Choice.
Source: Flowers of peace
Today, I spend a few minutes meditating and reflecting on this opportunity to teach new and returning young people across many content areas. Last school year, I cultivated habits that have helped deal with stress, a constant and sometimes unfriendly bedfellow. I repeated the mantra #letgo and cleaned house internally, as well as externally (in … Continue reading Irresistible Jitters
In the Gentleness of a Waterfall - http://wp.me/p4KtoN-4UA
Be on the guard for too much cleverness. -Herman Hess Day 253 - I rise early today–earlier than planned. I flopped and turned all night in anticipation of the first day of school–just like every year. I had a nightmare on the previous day in the early hours–a school dream of being unprepared and my […] … Continue reading The Irresistible Pull of Faith