In a time of year filled with a lot of noise, noise, noise, noise!, I find so much comfort in beautiful Christmas carols about stillness and peace. If we listen carefully, most of these joyful songs implore us to be silent, during a season that is generally anything but. I have been craving silence lately. Not a silence that means disengaging from the world, […]
When the world breaks our heart, the “easy” response is to want to break the world right back. To blame, to scapegoat, to demand revenge. But I think practicing mindfulness means we’ve accepted the challenge to help heal the world.
a personal post about how my life journey is coming full circle this month
This I believe— my not-quite-a-manifesto
As my daughter gets older, I find I need to think more about the big questions…. What is religion? What ARE we?