The Horse Breeder

Taoist tales are teaching stories that impart ancient wisdom through pithy narratives and interesting characters. “The Horse-breeder” is one such story by Lieh Tzu. The story is about Pen Lo, a seasoned horse breeder, who bred horses for the duke. As he stepped into the dusk of his life, the duke, who had relied on […]

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Looking and Seeing

What do you see?

Looking and Seeing…. In the book Ichigo Ichie by Héctor García and Francesc Miralles, there is a wonderful chapter on The Art Of Looking. It brings attention to the fact that there may be many instances when we “look” but we do not “see”. There is a story about Ronald Reagan attending a university award […]

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Being More “You” Everyday

Being More "You" Everyday

Being a mother of a 4 year old is giving me more opportunities to learn than to teach. Observing my 4 year old and her friends is quite insightful –  looking at pre-schoolers from the lens of a 40 year old helps me look at our relationship with ourselves and what it goes through during […]

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