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We Have Each Other...

About 15 years ago, my husband and I attended a party celebrating the anniversary of one of our relatives. It was a joyous occasion for a person who has been fulfilling her vocation with great devotion and passion, and most often with a smile on her face. 245 more words


Wheel War

Their small legs twirl rapidly,

Muscles pushing their two-wheeled vehicles

Speeding with vitality and joy

The road is boundless

Possibilities are endless.

On the opposite side of the Earth, 96 more words


A New Endeavor

So, I’m trying out something new: capturing things I’ve written on paper via audio (in poor recording quality for now, I might add). Some things I write just translate far better when listened to, as opposed to reading.


Tootsie Rolls, Projection, and a Stream I Had Been Missing

There is this old tootsie roll commercial.  In wonderful, 1970’s style these animated ragamuffins sing a sort-of ode to the candy.  The commercial-kids are clearly big fans of tootsie rolls.   662 more words

Saturday Prayer: A Prayer for Sabbath Rest

The following prayer typically appears at the end of the day each Saturday in the Divine Hours:

The Concluding Prayer of the Church
Almighty God, who after the creation of the world rested from all your works and sanctified a day of rest for all your creatures: Grant that I, putting away all earthly anxieties, may be duly prepared for the service of public worship, and grant as well that my Sabbath upon earth may be a preparation for the eternal rest promised to your people in heaven; through Jesus Christ our Lord.

How To Pray

The Deep Silence of My Peace 2/3

Whatever is true spiritually of one of us in demonstration is now true of all of us because of our oneness in each other through our oneness in God. 1,786 more words