God Is No Laughing Matter - An Artist's Observation and Objections on the Spiritual Path
by Julia Cameron, author and artist
"Sometimes when people start to tell me how spiritually buff they are, how many retreats they have been on and how long they can meditate at a crack. I feel we're playing a game of who can swim the longest underwater.
It also seems to me that sometimes we can get so busy doing our spiritual aerobics that we don't notice the light in the trees and feel the sun on our skin, because we are speed walking instead of ever going out for a stroll. If we're always trying to get better, when is there a minute for "Good enough" or even "This is Okay for now"? -From "God is No Laughing Matter
Book discussion group meets Wednesdays in the Unity Room from 1:00 -2:30 pm