I Was Visited By An Owl

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    Mr. Babbitt

    his document is intended to strike somewhere between a temperance lecture and the "Bartender's Guide." Relative to the latter, drink shall swell the theme and be set forth in abundance. Agreeably to the former, not an elbow shall be crooked. Bob Babbitt was "off the stuff...
    O38OO2661677 O38OO2661677
    Jan 18, 2013

    I have been visited twice by an owl.

    The first time was 6 yrs ago. I woke up in the middle of the night and a huge owl was perched on my windowsill. I always heard him but never saw him. I don't know why but I felt it was a sign. My life changed drastically after that visit. I have always remembered that owl...
    Splityarn Splityarn
    36-40, F
    1 Response Nov 6, 2014

    Staying On My Path

    Introduction My spiritual director shared this teaching from the Dalai Lama with me, “Follow the tradition you were given.” Meaning, if you were born into a Buddhist tradition don’t seek other traditions, tread the path that you were given. Follow it into the deepest sea...
    forthetimebeing forthetimebeing
    51-55, M
    1 Response Oct 26, 2012

    The Owl

    Just on 4 years ago, I was in a highly stressful environment. No point in going in to what they were, but I had personal problems, family illness issues, financial issues etc all at once. My mind was spinning at 750mph and I was unable to even figure out what the most pressing...
    bazzar bazzar
    56-60, M
    13 Responses Feb 12, 2009

    Great Horned Owls

    late one night I was outside on the phone. Lots to see outside if you look. I caught movement in edge of my vision. Amazing how quiet a bird a foot and a half tall can be. Hardly a sound. I enjoy watching their head turn. I don't think their eyes move. I get such an odd feeling...
    Rockhauler Rockhauler
    1 Response Jun 5, 2011
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