Such love does
the sky now pour,
that whenever I stand in a field,
I have to wring out the light
when I get
~ Saint Francis of Assisi
the perfect stillness
and the greatest excitement, and most profound act,
and the word almost as complete
as His name.
~ Rabia, Islamic Saint of ancient Mesopotamia, Sufi tradition
We are not isolated islands.
Our lives are interconnected like the links of a chain.
~ Sri Amritanandamayi (Amma)
When one tugs at a single thing in nature,
she finds it attached to the rest of the world.
- John Muir
Adopt the pace of nature: her secret is patience.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson
Let nature be your teacher.
- William Wordsworth
Study nature, love nature, stay close to nature. It will never fail you.
- Frank Lloyd Wright
We will be known forever by the tracks we leave.
- Native American
Even if I knew that tomorrow the world would go to pieces,
I would still plant my apple tree.
- Martin Luther
Look deep into nature, and then you will understand everything better.
- Albert Einstein
In all things of nature there is something of the marvelous.
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DogAbilityLI.org: Outreach/Media Kit/Inspiration
Guide Dog Foundation for the Blind: "Major Donors/Raise Funds/Volunteer
PetSafe Coalition: Information-->Donate
I recently created an exciting stream called SevaFriend Ministry, so named because of my passion for giving and for supporting stewardship towards animal and plant life on this planet. Please see more information on the page of the same name.
Because of the sometimes unique situation that the celebrants and their extended families find themselves in, I offer guidance during the ceremony construction process in the weeks or months prior to their special moment while writing and choreographing the ceremony according to their needs.
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Consider the impact your ceremony will have not only upon you, but upon your guests. So many times during weddings our rewards come in the form of thought-provoking readings and ritual presentations ~ truly you can only imagine how your ceremony may influence a life or a relationship by the energy you create and the intention you carry.