thanks to john @ zaadz for this post from a few days ago. in the zaadz question and reflection from may 3, 2007, he answers the question ‘if you could send a message to the whole world, what would you say?’ with
just make love, right now. stop whatever you’re doing, and make love.
what an inspired answer. it so reminds me of the concepts in jalaja bonheim’s the hunger for ecstasy, where she encourages the reader to go through life, making love with life, and ultimately with god. sometimes i forget, but then i read something like this particular blog posting, and i am reminded, ‘ah, this is what i’m here for.’ and so, even though i have a headache today, i have something else i need to do right now. (get your mind out of the gutter, seriously.)