Magnolias Open and Gandhi Walks: Union Square NYC

 Stopping off at Union Square today after work in NYC to see the magnolia trees, I found them in full bloom and they changed my day completely. Magnolia blossoms give only a faint scent but it permeated the area. Occupy Wall Street was meeting quietly at the south end of the park. Beside them toward the west side of the park a dozen … Continue reading Magnolias Open and Gandhi Walks: Union Square NYC

International Peace Day and Sunday Morning in Brooklyn NYC

A special day of peace is the birthday of Mahatma Gandhi, International Non-Violence Day. For the birthday, the Dalai Lama commented that non-violence is always important in our day to day lives, not just around the world. Peace begins within, then at home doing what we can for ourselves, in the community, and then in the world I think. Church bells, … Continue reading International Peace Day and Sunday Morning in Brooklyn NYC