A Good Mystic Is Hard To Find
Today's thought from Thomas Merton, the Trappist monk and mystic.
"When I am liberated by silence, when I am no longer involved in the measurement of life, but in the living of it, I can discover a form of prayer in which there is effectively, no distraction. My whole life becomes a prayer. My whole silence is full of prayer. The world of silence in which I am immersed contributes to my prayer."
page 93, Thoughts In Solitude
That's why the RRR takes long float trips down quiet rivers and hikes in the desert.