Patch Adams Talks about Living a Life of Joy

This is the wonderful Patch Adams who always responds.  Interestingly, Patch grew up on military bases and his father died when he was 16.  He was beaten up because he couldn’t be silent.  Patch tried to kill himself at 16, 17 as he didn’t want to live in a world like this.… Continue reading

Academics Seeking Out Joyful Curiosity

I have to laugh.  My friend put me onto Sadhguru and Google just keeps it going.  What I am finding interesting is that the intellectuals are seeking spiritual enlightenment.  Maybe their realisation is they do not know everything.  I really love that.  This is the beginning of wisdom “I know… Continue reading

I send Love and REAL HOPE to Those Who Are Suffering Today

If you are feeling alone, or deeply hurt about something that happened in your life, just know you are not alone.  I know the world can seem a hard place but I am just writing this to those out there who feel desperate.

I feel I will write a poem as this is my… Continue reading

Ancient Pre-texts Discovering Joy as the Elixer of LIfe


Before texts there was joy.    Something to ponder.



Happiness is our true nature,

It is a right that is inalienable,

It is what gives life its meaning,

As we are meaning to give to life,

It can never be found in taking,… Continue reading

Mohandas Gandhi

“Only as high as I reach can I grow, only as far as I seek can I go, only as deep as I look can I see, only as much as I dream can I be.”