Finsternis, or Into the Depths

Published Mar 5, 2013 in Blogs ~ Approx 3 mins

Who taught you to go deep? Who dared you to crack open the secret vaults of your heart? Who stood by as you crept hesitatingly into the silence?

Another Word for Friend

Published Nov 6, 2012 in Blogs ~ Approx 4 mins

But this was a wedding weekend, which means that the conversation inevitably and rightly turned to the couple. And everybody said it; I said it: “You two are so good together. You seem so happy.”

Laughing at Prayer

Published Oct 16, 2012 in Blogs ~ Approx 3 mins

I had a fool-proof plan for what would happen when I shared the passage with my prayer group: it was going to be a miracle. A salty tears, angelic choruses, cataracts falling from eyes, miracle.