Tuesday Teachings – thrive | Practice : The 5 Wisdoms of Preparation #1

When you think of “Thrive”, think of the seemingly small things that happened as you were birthed into this life: first you had to breathe, then you needed washing and the protection of warmth, then nurturing, fluids and sleep . . . and very, very importantly your little bodymind started moving for your survival andContinue reading “Tuesday Teachings – thrive | Practice : The 5 Wisdoms of Preparation #1”

Monday Motivations | creative chaos a-la zen.vegan.thrive : Celebrating 100 consecutive daily posts!

  Today for Monday Motivation: Celebrating 100 days of daily posts on the Blog since we started Autumn of 2019!   AUM – what a joy!!   .   My Motivation:     Lau Tzu: “Simplicity, Patience, Compassion : these are your 3 jewels and with them you will go a long way . .Continue reading “Monday Motivations | creative chaos a-la zen.vegan.thrive : Celebrating 100 consecutive daily posts!”

Sunday Spirituality | . . one line zen poem: be happy . . Voice of Suzen

  ~    : be happy : how? : breathe : smile :   . . . suzen .     [CREDIT: Photo of Woman Near a Wall by Hannah Nelson from Pexels ]   . Sign up for news and updates .

“The Most Boring Edition Ever” Zen Vegan Thrive Weekly | SuZen Editorial: Edition Saturday 28th December 2019

Un-welcome to this week’s newspaper! I can only write: ” . . . today’s is the most boring edition yet” and I remind myself of Pablo Neruda’s famous poem “Tonight I can write the saddest lines . . . ” When I attempted throughout the week to trawl through prospective content to the paper publishingContinue reading ““The Most Boring Edition Ever” Zen Vegan Thrive Weekly | SuZen Editorial: Edition Saturday 28th December 2019″

Friday Tea-time . . . the zen tea destressing art – “working hard” | A Zen Story [Koan]

Friday tea time again this week, and time to take time out for our de-stressing tea-way ritual. Today I’m continuing the focus on guidance for your contemplation and the zen tea way . . .  I found this short animated zen story on the tale of the eager student and his martial arts Master, aContinue reading “Friday Tea-time . . . the zen tea destressing art – “working hard” | A Zen Story [Koan]”

Wednesday Wisdoms | Voice of Men | wisdoms . . . for our growth: Rumi

  Sufi poet Rumi’s love poems: I left the Wednesday slot on the Blog free purposefully, intuitively wanting to know what would “flow in”. Wisdom is what seems to want to flow . . . but maybe not every Wednesday, so maybe there’ll be a blog or post of some kind, and maybe not. AsContinue reading “Wednesday Wisdoms | Voice of Men | wisdoms . . . for our growth: Rumi”

Tuesday Teachings – thrive | Prayer and Praying #1 : The Prayer of Forgiveness

When you think of “Thrive”, think of the seemingly small things that happened as you were birthed into this life: first you had to breathe, then you needed washing and the protection of warmth, then nurturing, fluids and sleep . . . and very, very significantly you needed your parent/s prayer for your survival andContinue reading “Tuesday Teachings – thrive | Prayer and Praying #1 : The Prayer of Forgiveness”

Monday Motivations | creative chaos a-la zen.vegan.thrive : My Message from Existence | A Story of Flow

    Today for Monday Motivation, I’m digging into my archives and giving you insight into one my inspirations and motivations from 2018! .   Message From Existence: A Story of Flow   Our stories are so important in understanding how we can have more meaning in the Life we have in our Day. InContinue reading “Monday Motivations | creative chaos a-la zen.vegan.thrive : My Message from Existence | A Story of Flow”

Sunday Spirituality | . . rivers of . . Voice of Suzen zen poetry

~ . . . Cycles of existence, life, flowing through us and our life cycles . . . . . . patterns of consciousness . . . awareness . . . growing and evolving in consciousness. . . . in practice time: watch water flowing with full focused concentration. . . . ask yourself: doesContinue reading “Sunday Spirituality | . . rivers of . . Voice of Suzen zen poetry”

“A-Broken-Kind-of-Xmas” Zen Vegan Thrive Weekly | Edition Saturday 21st December | SuZen Editorial

Welcome to this week’s newspaper! Not everyone “does” Christmas – and for so many people it gets kind of “broken” . . . so here’s a “good news” edition full of hope and good things [and yes, we need to get sad as well]. And for some of us it’s Solstice  . . . andContinue reading ““A-Broken-Kind-of-Xmas” Zen Vegan Thrive Weekly | Edition Saturday 21st December | SuZen Editorial”