Just This Day!

Just This Day!

Dael Orlandersmith wrote and stars in the one-woman play, Until the Flood, a stunning work during which she plays eight separate characters. After a recent viewing I couldn’t stop thinking about the level of attention it took to create each character’s...
Have Good Sentences in your Ears

Have Good Sentences in your Ears

Be a good steward of your gifts. Protect your time. Feed your inner life. Avoid too much noise. Read good books, have good sentences in your ears. Be by yourself as often as you can. Walk. Take the phone off the hook. Work regular hours.  Jane Kenyon These wise words...
Come Home to the Present

Come Home to the Present

  Thomas Merton says that that there are “possibilities and challenges offered by the present moment,” and encourages us to embrace them with “courage, faith and hope.” I wrote about that last week. Thankfully, there is also rest in the present...