What is Comfort?

This essay is 1400 words. It will take about 5-6 minutes to read and much more time to think about.  If you bring sufficient attention to it, you will find ways of understanding and establishing elements of comfort that you have never known before.  I also hope you...

The Mantra of Life

I have a little poster I made and taped to my closet door where I can see it when I open my eyes in the morning. I call it the Mantra of Life. It says… I am safe.  I am calm. I am awake. I am nourished. I am Freedom. I am overflowing with Light. I am overflowing...

What makes you happy?

What is happiness? What makes you happy? It’s Springtime and I am thinking about happiness. A happiness that is both personal and archetypal. If you live in the Southern Hemisphere and Autumn has just arrived, happiness may not be in the air, but I am sure it is in...

A New Lent

It’s 2017 and the whole world feels like a wilderness where our souls find no practical, moral or spiritual nourishment. What if we see this as a fasting that prepares us for the deed of transforming the future?  Would this be a new Lent? Has the Holy Spirit...