Tuesday, May 19, 2015


Thursday, May 14, 2015

the avowal

As swimmers dare
to lie face to the sky
and water bears them,
as hawks rest upon air
and air sustains them,
so would I learn to attain
freefall, and float
into Creator Spirit’s deep embrace,
knowing no effort earns
that all-surrounding grace.

-Denise Levertov

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

button jar

Tuesday, May 12, 2015


Life is not a matter of creating a special name for ourselves, but of uncovering the name we have always had.

-Richard Rohr

Sunday, May 10, 2015


Monday, May 04, 2015


"...be satisfied to let Gd lead you to sanctity by paths you cannot understand.”

-Thomas Merton

Wednesday, April 29, 2015


Life is an unanswered question, but let's still believe in the dignity and importance of that question.

-Tennessee Williams

Tuesday, April 21, 2015


In the spiritual classroom, failure is a teacher with tenure. 

- Father Richard Rohr

Wednesday, April 15, 2015


Sunday, April 12, 2015


At some point in life the world's beauty becomes enough. You don't need to photograph, paint, or even remember it. It is enough.

- Toni Morrison