Summer Reading Kickoff
She was working on the Japanese symbol for “Peace” and when I came home and looked it up she came really, really, close.
Boo had little time for the heat and the chalk. She had her face painted and went straight for the trees. I love the way they seem to form a crown.
See these books by my bedside, my journey towards maitri (loving-kindness) for myself has been difficult. Most days as a single mother are hard. I need my Buddhist studies to remind me that “maitri” means befriending who I am and letting go of this need for perfection.
Although, you will see my Book of Common prayer there too, along with the Tao Te Ching. My spirit follows many paths.