These last days before I leave are always the hardest-a mix between organizing my art, business and life at home, trying to make my bags lighter and focusing on my goals for the trip – how to go deeper – to see with feeling. I have been rereading”The Art of Pilgrimage”, a book I always look at before I leave .
I came across these thoughts and I am printing them to read each morning
A good way to begin the day…
The Five Excellent Practices Of Pilgrimages
Practice the arts of attention and listening.
Practice renewing yourself everyday.
Practice meandering towards the center of every place.
Practice the ritual of reading sacred texts.
Practice gratitude and praise-singing.