October 21, 2013

Meditation on a Jar of H1Bs

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It’s in the pencils that I find you today God, tucked between the points and the possibilities. You smell like wood and things pressed too long between heavy objects to be anything other than hard. Today I will give away the permission to cry out to myself, to others mothers, children, men and miseries each […]

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October 3, 2013

What I’m Into (September 2013)

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September, it’s not you—it’s me. (Or maybe it was you.) Normally, September, you and I have a thing. It’s be a really steady thing, dependable, and I’ve just come to expect it out of you. Maybe it was me, getting lazy, or maybe it was that I was so focused on other things. We started […]

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April 29, 2013

Book Giveaway Winners and a Quote for Monday

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Congratulations to our two Eyes of the Heart Book Giveaway Winners:   Erin Miller & Victoria Shepherd     If you haven’t taken a look at all the beautiful images that were posted in the group, please have a look! They are stunning. And, to round out your Monday, here’s a quote from Catherine of […]

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March 8, 2013

Let Me Tell You About Her

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March 8 is International Women’s Day. While I love all the men in my life and spiritual direction practice, I thought I would share a small glimpse into hearts of the women of valor that I have the privilege of sitting with every day. Let me tell you about her.* Let me tell you how she was […]

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January 20, 2013

Busyness As Violence

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“If busyness can become a kind of violence, we do not have to stretch our perception very far to see that Sabbath time – effortless, nourishing rest – can invite a healing of this violence. When we consecrate a time to listen to the still, small voices, we remember the root of inner wisdom that […]

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January 6, 2013

One Word 2013 – SPACE

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Last year, the word that chose me was “passion.” I remember where I was when I heard God say it, kneeling in the basement beside the washer and dryer, crouched over my laundry as if it would save me.   I didn’t want that word. The only definition that I could think of off the […]

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