WANT

  I had dental surgery last week. It felt like a jackhammer was inside my mouth for forty-five minutes. Fortunately, the dentist shot me up with something that let me detach a bit from what was relentlessly happening in my mouth, and focus on the piped in music. It was a beautiful, heart-tugging arrangement for piano of John Denver's You fill … Continue reading WANT

enough

  I am just back from spending six weeks with my daughter and her husband on their five acre organic farm in Northern Rivers, Australia. It's winter down under, and climate change has arrived. The days are already reaching 80 degrees, and the locals predict  summer temperatures of 110 degrees and hotter. The area is lush.... … Continue reading enough

I believe

I believe God is love, and that the impulse of kindness towards others is God reaching out to God. I believe that to risk loving means facing our own imperfections, our shadow, and that to ask forgiveness is holy. Love is tougher than she appears, and can slip through a crack with gifts. She can stand up to anger and miscommunications as long … Continue reading I believe