reflection

There is a grace approaching

There is a grace approaching

There is a grace approaching that we shun as much as death. It is the completion of our birth. It does not come in time, but in timelessness when the…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
Lost and found

Lost and found

Matthew 18:10-14 Holy One, how long, how long until we realize that it is love which set the stars in place and binds the planets in their orbits? How long…Read more
A question of time

A question of time

To every one of us there must come a time when the whole universe will be found to have been a dream, when we find the soul is infinitely better…Read more
Last act

Last act

You waited until you were alone. Death is a private thing. You knew your last act was to a different audience. As it entered you– oh how you must've danced!…Read more
Wild geese

Wild geese

You do not have to be good. You do not have to walk on your knees for a hundred miles through the desert, repenting. You only have to let the…Read more
It’s up to us

It’s up to us

It's up to us to re-enchant this planet Earth We are the elves and giants we are the shining ones daughters of the Moon and sons of the Sun We…Read more
The Tao

The Tao

The greatest good is like water: it benefits all life without being noticed. It flows even to the lowliest places where no one chooses to be and so it is…Read more
God is a verb

God is a verb

For God to me, it seems, is a verb, not a noun, proper or improper; is the articulation not the art, objective or subjective; is loving, not the abstraction "love"…Read more