On Being Present

The late Irish poet and theologian priest John O’Donahue published a beautiful book that explores our yearning to belong. I have been devouring it lately with great gusto. He has become my new favorite writer. The late Irish poet/philosopher/priest, John O'Donahue As a seeker of the contemplative life, his words on “presence” ring true to me. … Continue reading On Being Present

On Resurrection

Because sometimes we travel heavyand those head-y times we can barelyimagine the freebody movement of dance. Because sometimes we travel darkand from those hard paths we can’t evenconjure an image of sunrise or moonrise or starlight or fire. Because sometimes we travel soloand those lonely times we forget all the otherswe’ve travelled with lovinglytravelled with … Continue reading On Resurrection