Challenges of Life

In the wrangling tangle of life in the wilderness, for every creature or organism that exists, life presents daunting challenges. For many species, these challenges are primarily about survival, finding food, safe haven to rest, opportunities to find a mate, and protecting their young in order to ensure the next generation a fighting chance. Even … Continue reading Challenges of Life

The Awareness of Mystery

"The truly sacred attitude toward life is in no sense an escape from the sense of nothingness that assails us when we are left alone with ourselves...the sacred attitude is one which does not recoil from our own inner emptiness, but rather penetrates into it with awe and reverence, and with the awareness of mystery. … Continue reading The Awareness of Mystery