Tag Archives: Spirituality

Is there something in the water?

Just when I think I am making stuff up in my head about there being “thin” places, I fall into one again. Frankly, much of this talk about personal energy fields can seem kinda eye-rolling. Except when it happens to … Continue reading

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Wild Geese

Saturday morning I was reading on my front porch, coffee in hand as usual, enjoying the gorgeous morning when 3 geese flew down Pope street honking loudly. They circled around as if they had seen me, and then flew in … Continue reading

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Unadorned moments

Tell me something that matters to you … about your dog, and how he is particularly talented at balancing a sandwich on his head … and your baby who sleeps with her bum in the air and how you almost … Continue reading

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The house with many rooms

“Grief is like living in a house with many rooms, each with a different name: sadness, anger, fear, celebration, remembering, joy, gratitude.  A friend suggested that the key to abiding in this house is to leave the door to each … Continue reading

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let’s quit pretending

let’s quit pretending that  the broken dishes are piecing themselves together  into an unusual mosaic platter the neighbors can  oogle    let’s quit pretending   that the dust  on the sill has only been accumulating for a week and that it … Continue reading

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I’m yours

 “I’m yours.” I’ve said this to God. which sounds so disloyal to the sisters giving myself over like that inviting something outside to be in charge   but if I believed that everything good, everything possible everything mine came from … Continue reading

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Over the past year, I have been trying to believe that my life can grow bigger, more beautiful, more spacious and generous, more joyful, more closely aligned with my values and dreams. I know. Some of you are saying, “that’s … Continue reading

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