invocation

God, make me brave for life

God, make me brave for life

God, make me brave for life: oh, braver than this. Let me straighten after pain, as a tree straightens after the rain, Shining and lovely again. God, make me brave…Read more
Grow

Grow

Be present. Make love. Make tea. Avoid small talk. Embrace conversation. Buy a plant, water it. Make your bed. Make someone else's bed. Have a smart mouth, and quick wit.…Read more
Open your heart to love

Open your heart to love

Speak your truth. Listen when others speak theirs, too. When you let go of fear, you will learn to love others, and you will let them love you. Do not…Read more
Become the sky

Become the sky

Inside this new love, die. Your way begins on the other side. Become the sky. Take an axe to the prison wall. Escape. Walk out like someone suddenly born into…Read more
Beauty Way

Beauty Way

O Great Life-giving Spirit whose commanding voice I hear in the winds and whose warm breath gives life to all in the world Hear me one seven-billionth of the humans…Read more
To live content

To live content

To live content with small means, to seek elegance rather than luxury, and refinement rather than fashion, to be worthy, not respectable, and wealthy, not rich, to study hard, think…Read more
It is now

It is now

It is now. Right now. You and I are facing each other – you are reading these words, I within the page. May I be so bold to offer you…Read more
Plant the seed

Plant the seed

Open the storage units Unlock every second home Distribute every safebox jewel Take down the fences so any may pass Burn the titles of your past Invite the wild to…Read more
An invitation

An invitation

  It doesn’t interest me what you do for a living. I want to know what you ache for and if you dare to dream of meeting your heart’s longing.…Read more