#42_December 2015 – Happy Holidays

  Happy Holidays ASC would like to wish you a very happy holiday season! May your celebrations be warm, loving and peaceful; may you rejoice in the company of family and friends; and may you enter the new year with renewed energy and wisdom. We would like to invite you to come join our last event of the year: a midnight yoga and meditation practice on New Year’s Eve – absolutely free, made possible by the generosity of our volunteers. So just come on down and welcome the New Year with like minded friends : ) Warmest wishes, The ASC…

#38_August 2015 – Recognizing Love

Recognizing Love Franz Kafka encountered a little girl in the park where he went walking daily. She was crying. She had lost her doll and was desolate. Kafka offered to help her look for the doll and arranged to meet her the next day at the same spot. Unable to find the doll he composed a letter from the doll and read it to her when they met. “Please do not mourn me; I have gone on a trip to see the world. I will write you of my adventures.”  This was the beginning of many letters. When he and…

#24 June 2014 – Forgiveness, Acceptance and Love

Forgiveness, Acceptance and Love Recently I’ve started painting lessons and on my second lesson my teacher, Cleo, handed me a large painted canvas from her collection – she’s a professional artist.  She saw my shocked expression and explained: “You can paint over them. If you don’t like something, paint black or white over it and use it as a base to start again.” She went on to say that she preferred painting over in white so that some of the previous painting showed through and integrated with the new one. So we painted the canvas white and I started painting.Each…