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In Praise of Crooked Things

A curve is always beautiful because it's truthful.

- Tony Owen -

In Praise of Crooked Things

"Maybe we once believed that "straight is the gate and narrow is the way" and went in search of it. But look how Nature moves in curves and curlicues. Perhaps that's why I love the many crooked trees even more than the few arrow-straight ones. They look like they've fought for survival in a tough world. Like you. Like me. Notice how they grow both up and sideways, twisted and curved from battling the wind, the storms, or a gardener's pruning sheers." { read more }

Be The Change

Does a secret desire to be perfect lurk half-submerged in your unconscious? Do you long to give up some habitual judgmental attitude? The above article invites us to engage actively in questioning ourselves with an open mind and heart. It offers several experiments we could try out as we move along the glorious and crooked path of life. Give one of them a try today.


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