ZEAL (next day repost)

soo… interested soo… keen soo… enthusiastic soo… eager Doing whatever it takes to be a power for good. Being committed as a follower and a leader. passion fervor intensity vigor Expending great energy in preserving trust. Savoring the taste and fragrance of the mystical palate. Zeal needs to be dedicated, wants to be on fire,Continue reading “ZEAL (next day repost)”

Compassion (next day repost)

beyond justice beyond forgiveness beyond mercy beyond benevolence Doing whatever it takes to relieve pain. Willing to allay fear of retribution tolerant understanding considerate comforting Making it so that the victim does not suffer and ache. Helping the offender to make amends and be restored. Compassion… needs to be sympathetic wants to be empathetic inducesContinue reading “Compassion (next day repost)”

Compassion

beyond justice beyond forgiveness beyond mercy beyond benevolence Doing whatever it takes to relieve pain. Willing to allay fear of retribution tolerant understanding considerate comforting Making it so that the victim does not suffer and ache. Helping the offender to make amends and be restored. Compassion… needs to be sympathetic wants to be empathetic inducesContinue reading “Compassion”

Hospitality (next day repost)

be prepared be aware be ready be available Doing whatever it takes to be present. Willing to provide comfort and consolation. welcoming helpful gentle pleasant Making it so that the stranger feels at home and at ease. Creating space for neighbor to sense warmth and kindness. hospitality needs to be generous wants to be kindContinue reading “Hospitality (next day repost)”

Hospitality

be prepared be aware be ready be available Doing whatever it takes to be present. Willing to provide comfort and consolation. welcoming helpful gentle pleasant Making it so that the stranger feels at home and at ease. Creating space for neighbor to sense warmth and kindness. hospitality needs to be generous wants to be kindContinue reading “Hospitality”

Presentation Is Everything

Faltering and rambling words make for going away with much confusion. Hunched shoulders and a humped back make for coming across as weak and unsure… Disorganized presenting makes for no buy-in, no trust, and no support. A bad presentation muddles what is done, belies why it’s done, obscures how to do it. Exact and explicitContinue reading “Presentation Is Everything”

Presentation Is Everything

Faltering and rambling words make for going away with much confusion. Hunched shoulders and a humped back make for coming across as weak and unsure… Disorganized presenting makes for no buy-in, no trust, and no support. A bad presentation muddles what is done, belies why it’s done, obscures how to do it. Exact and explicitContinue reading “Presentation Is Everything”

Detachment

There is a worldly conceit, a love of selfish success, the trappings of façades, the false appeal of trifles. “The world’s joys are bewitching. Its people are appealing. Its counterfeit joys, although shallow, catch many.”[1] So, make acts of thanksgiving for the graces and blessings of holy poverty… Be happy with a humble soul. SavedContinue reading “Detachment”

Detachment

There is a worldly conceit, a love of selfish success, the trappings of façades, the false appeal of trifles. “The world’s joys are bewitching. Its people are appealing. Its counterfeit joys, although shallow, catch many.”[1] So, make acts of thanksgiving for the graces and blessings of holy poverty… Be happy with a humble soul. SavedContinue reading “Detachment”