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Prayer for Peace in the World

Pray for Peace

Pray to whomever you kneel down to:
Jesus nailed to his wooden or plastic cross,
his suffering face bent to kiss you,
Buddha still under the bo tree in scorching heat,
Adonai, Allah. Raise your arms to Mary
that she may lay her palm on our brows,
to Shekhina, Queen of Heaven and Earth,
to Inanna in her stripped descent.
Then pray to the bus driver who takes you to work.
On the bus, pray for everyone riding that bus,
for everyone riding buses all over the world.
Drop some silver and pray.
Waiting in line for the movies, for the ATM,
for your latte and croissant, offer your plea.
Make your eating and drinking a supplication.
Make your slicing of carrots a holy act,
each translucent layer of the onion, a deeper prayer.
To Hawk or Wolf, or the Great Whale, pray.
Bow down to terriers and shepherds and Siamese cats.
Fields of artichokes and elegant strawberries.
Make the brushing of ...

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Paris | TheSilverPen.com

Musical Monday: Nearly Forgot My Broken Heart

In light of the s**t-storm of the weekend, my heart feels utterly broken.  Chris Cornell’s song, “Nearly Forgot My Broken Heart” pretty much sums up...

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Dream Foundation Veteran Program

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On this Veterans Day, I am excited to tell you about a newly launched Silver Lining program to celebrate and honor our veterans....

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Experience

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Creativity

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Optimism

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to my patients

Letter To My Patients

No, this isn’t a letter from me.  It is a super powerful and incredibly poignant letter written by a medical student to his patients. Hope ...

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Musical Monday: Best Day Of My Life

Every morning on our way to school, my (9 year old!) Baby Girl (her nickname) and I have a jam session in which she is ...

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Audrey Hepburn | The Silver Pen

Audrey Hepburn

Audrey Hepburn

 You know by now that I am a huge fan of Audrey Hepburn’s.  Her philanthropy (she worked for UNICEF for 38 years!), uniqueness, ...

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This Weekend Be Happy

 

This weekend: Be Happy.

These are my wishes for you this weekend!...

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Lady Bird Johnson on Earth Day

Lady Bird Johnson on Earth Day

Earth Day wouldn’t be the same without Lady Bird Johnson. You remember her right? She was First Lady to...

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