Category Archives: Transformation

And again (October 3, 2016)

The world was created, and before me there was love, and after me there will be love so what will I do in between, with this single life I have been given? Will I be ferociously courageous? Will I make … Continue reading

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In the morning (September 26, 2016)

You proudly make me eggs and add chopped mushrooms and garlic. The strawberries wait for me in a blue ceramic dish, and we listen to indie music. We sit kitty corner to one another and sip on coffee with 2% … Continue reading

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Lessons from a toddler (September 19, 2016)

My two year old nephew approaches each activity with the same fervor and joy as the one before. He doesn’t keep track of his trips and falls, the wailing of minutes prior, or the bath that may come later. He … Continue reading

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Morning Love Letter (September 12, 2016)

Soften your way with others. Ease the pain of yesterday so you don’t carry it into today. Drink when you’re thirsty. Rest when you’re tired. Listen to your mind, your body, your spirit. Keep all of it as simple as … Continue reading

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In the fields of compassion (September 5, 2016)

And my eyes are full of wonder, and my heart is full of hope, and despite the whirl of breaking bad and breaking news, I witness myself to be faithful of the things that are, the things that may never … Continue reading

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It’s everywhere (August 29, 2016)

No matter what, the sand gets everywhere. In my bag, on my clothing, in between my toes, in my hair. I feel powerless over the everywhereness which the beach leaves on me, around me. Sometimes I even taste it, the … Continue reading

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Each blade of grass (August 22, 2016)

I witness each blade of grass with wonder, admire its sleek form, its resilience in the breeze, the sharpness of color and ease of texture. I let myself be captivated by this simple delight, of truly seeing this single piece … Continue reading

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The wet heat (August 15, 2016)

In the wet heat of August I am forced into honesty, there is no hiding and no pretending, even as much as we may wish there were. There are flip flops, tropical color painted toe nails, and thin cotton tank … Continue reading

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Morning Love Letter (August 8, 2016)

Keeping pace is a figment of my imagination. I can only move as fast as I meant to go. The subway may be delayed. My legs may get tired. My mind may need a breath. You may stop me in … Continue reading

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Morning Love Letter (August 1, 2016)

I seek out definition in the path and expect clarity. With choice at my left and my right, I flounder. So I stop, right where I am, and land firmly on the ground, both feet paused, hands loose and open, … Continue reading

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