Month: December 2019

  • Prayers of a Decade

    Prayers of a Decade

    “I have been in Sorrow’s kitchen and licked out all the pots. Then I have stood on the peaky mountain wrapped in rainbows, with a harp and sword in my hands.” ~ Zora Neale Hurston There was a time when I took decades for granted. They[..]
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  • If Wishes Were Horses…

    If Wishes Were Horses…

    There are times when grief feels selfish. Today for instance, on the seventh anniversary of my mother's passing. It feels like an act of selfishness to even admit that I associate the holidays with her death, and that such an association leaves me feeling conflicted.[..]
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  • June Bug God

    June Bug God

    The text arrived in the morning. A girlfriend offering an invite: Join me for a labyrinth walk for winter solstice? It was tempting. I have not done a labyrinth walk since I visited a monastery for a quiet retreat. But the family had gathered at[..]
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