Riding with Fire's Daily Messages

Maybe...

October 7, 2016

Maybe (Taoist story) There is a Taoist story of an old farmer who had worked his crops for many years. One day his horse ran away. Upon hearing the news, his neighbors came to visit. "Such bad luck," they said sympathetically.  "Maybe," the farmer replied. The next morning the horse returned, bringing with it three other wild horses. "How wonderful," the neighbors exclaimed. "Maybe," replied the old man. The following day, his son tried to ride one of the untamed horses, was thrown, and broke his leg. The neighbors again came to offer their sympathy on his misfortune. "Maybe," answered the farmer. The day after, military officials came to the village to draft young men into the army. Seeing that the son's leg was broken, they passed him by. The neighbors congratulated the farmer on how well things had turned out. "Maybe," said the farmer.What we think we know versus what we actually know combined with what truly is the Universal unfolding is like trying...

With Love

May 20, 2016

Our human paths take many twists and turns. Some of what we encounter is very beautiful and some of it is very painful. It is all our soul's classroom while we are incarnate here. This does not equate to easy. The day has the night and the sun has the moon and the land has the water. We are each here to fulfill our part within the Soul of The World. Coming together, truly coming together from the heart, for one another and for all of life is the foundation of the journey.