This week’s post is a poem that I wrote early one morning as I was reflecting on a deep conversation that I had last weekend with – get this – a 20-year-old kid. I wrote it to send him as a creative summary of our conversation… I must admit, at work I’m sometimes a littleContinue reading “Inspired Hope”
Transitions in our lives extract us from the everyday unconscious motion and routine and offer opportunities for reflective resets. I happen to currently be in the process of transitioning jobs (which accounts for some inconsistency in my posting lately and foreseeably); and for these first two months of the year, I’ve got a foot inContinue reading “a life thus far lesson”
an alternative perspective on God and suffering
not a lot changed in 2022 except for my perspective….
As you may have observed if you read this regularly, or at least my wine post two weeks ago, I have an appreciation for language and piecing words together to precisely convey what I’m thinking. A few weeks ago, attempting to draw the congregation’s attention to the true meaning of this Advent and Christmas season,Continue reading “More than Winter Bacchanalia”
developing better background noise
Fruit or salt forward – or both? A must read for wine and wisdom lovers
Last week, I was struck by an unexpected book review posted by a friend on Facebook. “You will laugh and cry and reach deep into your soul to figure out your purpose in life…”
I’m back! Hopefully you’ve missed these posts since the last one at the end of June. I took the summer – and well into this fall – to chill, refresh, and stay tuned in and present to intense recent life experiences and all of their joys, sorrows, stresses and excitements – taking in all thatContinue reading “A Purple Wave 💜”
Life is contrasts, and in each moment, we make decisions on where to focus our attention.
Maybe as a start, we can tune in more to the humans we pass as we go about our busy days
Top of the morning my little prickly Irish gift to this Universe… I got you, just ask (wink)…
Is this energy within ME who I really want to be?
How do we bring back their hope?
“I will greet this day with love in my heart”… simple ‘key to success and happiness’ wisdom