Observations and Thoughts

betrayal
When people say things to undermine you and sway public opinion pitting others against you —

Leaving Negative Reality


energy
Traditionally, Love is reserved for relationships between lovers and marriages, then in the sacred connection between parent and child...

NFF: The New Science of Love


Marianne Williamson
This is an epic story. I think about leaders like Marianne Williamson, this could be about her —or when I first wrote the words I felt like it was Maharet from...

POWERFUL WOMEN, A Poem



Stay true to your path. Never give up and always remember that the truth of life is love.

Love is the Code


Just Love! When I say things like that, I mean we bring in the big guns. Love is like a book store...

Love Wins




REBIRTH: A few days ago, I shaved my head. It’s symbolic. It’s the action of humility, forgiveness, refuge.

Rebirth


Richard’s calling card reads “Include, Choose Love over Fear, Follow your Dreams, Build a Better World, Be kind and Gentle, Expand Life to Include Everything! Inspire Global Thinking!

Roots


becoming
Becoming these words have long been part of our moral compass — adding our hearts energy into them in 2019. RS

NO FEAR FRIDAY: Becoming




music
“The reciprocity of givingcomes many ways, but mostly it’s felt in both the giver and receiver when given genuinely fromthe heart.” — R.S. The  PERFECT  TIME  to  REFLECT Whether looking from the viewpoint of a calendar year or in traditional holiday spirit, we often forget that reflection is necessary for […]

Our Year End Report


become
NO FEAR FRIDAY: This Week — it’s about our inherent goodness. Our best life is a representation of how we treat each other. We can have all of the best education and degrees, the best houses and cars and be of the richest in the world — but what good […]

No Fear Friday: Inherent Goodness



No More Fear
“all of our possibilities emerge as we enter u n c h a r t e r e d waters that you and i need trust will keep us buoyant”  A Poignant Look —from the book No Fear Friday — a artful look at meditative ideas intended to open us.  Available on […]

A POINGNANT LOOK


Phili
OF THE PEOPLE Life with all it’s twists and turns, always support us. Sometimes, in ways we don’t understand —and yet, her synchronicity’s whispering or shouting reveal the miraculous. ❤️ Because when we listen—we hear. ❤️ Today I’m so very grateful. The most beautiful of blessings may be understanding, and […]

Of the People


Achieve
F E A T U R E D WE LIVE DURING… Compassion in action is non-judging, inclusive of all data, and helping because it’s the right thing to do. And we know this because we can see ourselves in their shoes.  LIFE WITH ALL… Remember her beauty. She lives within […]

Featured on Instagram!



Homeless
Love Lives Here NEW YORK, NY —  Washcloth Drive. I’ve got exciting news to share with everyone! I’m partnering with Erica Wright, CEO/Founder of U First, Inc. in support of their LOVE LIVES HERE event. October 1st will kick off their Love Lives Here trip from Atlanta to New York […]

Washcloth Drive


Body positive Yoga
Can you imagine a time when, wherever we land, we are welcomed? #ican#humanrights #provincetown #lgbtq #artistsoninstagram #artandculture#musicians #oceanbeach #yogapants #yogaposes #summer About The Author “Richard is an online writer for the platform The Power of the Heart and Thrive Global. Find his latest book here http://amzn.to/2romrkD. He is the creator of […]

Can You Imagine


InstaLove
Question We question life when we see inequality, hatred, greed and worse. But, our suffering evokes compassion and empathy, with which we transcend almost any obstacle to help course correct. Ultimately, if we see ourselves in each other — a lightbulb goes off bringing us a profound understanding. We belong […]

We Question Life



Bobby Kennedy
Let us claim Hope by becoming the Hope. 50 years ago today, Robert F. Kennedy was assassinated. Like Martin Luther King, another voice of truth and trust and reason snuffed out. _____________ America, perhaps the world — feeling like the final blow, in the heart of the civil rights movement, […]

Becoming Hope


March for our Lives
This is an excerpt from a poem called Business as Usual. I wrote it in 2001 after the World Trade Center attacks on 9/11. The message still rings true today in 2018. Why do we insist on remaining the same? Business as Usual everyone is coming together everything is falling […]

Business as Usual


march for our lives
Future Generations Shouldn’t we ask questions like, WHY we are so aggressive? Why do children want to hurt other children? And, what can you and I do about it? Here are 5 things that come to mind. Listen to our children AND to their friends. Make our homes safer and […]

Future Generations



happiness
Love is Energy I’ve always known in my heart that love is energy. That Love is a force — a life energy, pure energy — living and unfolding. Love is so much more than our romantic definition we’ve seen described so often. Love sustains life, it heals, it creates. Redefining […]

Love is Energy


giving
Gift to the World I want the WORLD to feel so much Love, that it heals. I want to GIVE so much Love to the world that PEOPLE who never dreamed it possible to heal — are HEALED. I want THAT much Love in the world. <3 About The Author […]

Give that we Wish




painting
Leonardo da Vinci “I LOVE that Leonardo da Vinci’s painting, “Saviour of the World,” sold for $450 Million Dollars. Imagine though, how one person, or painting, could feed 450 million children or create homes for 450 million LGBTQ teens. Imagine offering quality living environments and healthcare for 450 million of […]

Saviour of the World


Our Moral Obligation to All Children It isn’t the blacks or the muslims or the native americans or the jews. It isn’t the gays or the drag queens or the trans community “out to get us” or take what’s ours. It’s not the left or the right or the rich […]

Winter in America


mystery
JOURNAL ENTRY October 21: I had a friend that used to tell me what I write about was from A Course in Miracles. Even before I knew about the books. Often, in our conversations, he would point out what I was saying to be very similar to a teaching in […]

Journal Entry October 21



music
Hello everyone, Here it is Friday, October 20 ALREADY! In a couple days I’ll be recording this project titled BECAUSE EVERYTHING SPEAKS with the fabulous Peter Calo at Rotary Records here in Massachusetts. We’ve worked hard getting these songs together and I want to share another update with you. This […]

This Morning Comes


human condition
  JOURNAL ENTRY Oct 15: Anxiety and excitement can very much feel the same. There is so much to be excited about, my third book was finished earlier this year, and I’m in the middle of recording this CD. For an artist, these fruits are beautiful gifts. My life today, in […]

Doing our Best to do WHAT’s BEST


possibility pillows
You hold the key to your heart …unlock it and shine brightly

OUR JOURNEY