If it is not too dark

If it is not too dark

Go for a walk, if it is not too dark. Get some fresh air, try to smile. Say something kind To a safe-looking stranger, if one happens by. Always exercise…Read more
The pulse of possibility

The pulse of possibility

When will we learn, O Lover of all creation that self-diminishment is not a prerequisite for the Christian life? You do not ask us to drag around our sad sack…Read more
The last horizon

The last horizon

As we climbed up the mountain and came to where I thought the horizon would be, it had disappeared - another horizon was waiting further on. I was disappointed, but…Read more
Pueblo blessing

Pueblo blessing

Hold on to what is good Even if it is a handful of earth Hold on to what you believe Even if it is a tree that stands by itself…Read more
What good are dead leaves?

What good are dead leaves?

You shall ask What good are dead leaves And I will tell you They nourish the sore Earth. You shall ask What reason is there for winter And I will…Read more
The Treasure

The Treasure

Pain is a treasure, for it contains mercies. The kernel is soft when the rind is scraped off. Oh brother, the place of darkness and cold is the fountain of…Read more
Now is the time

Now is the time

Until one is committed, there is hesitancy, the chance to draw back, always ineffectiveness. Concerning acts of initiative and creation, there is one elementary truth, the ignorance of which, kills…Read more