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Divine Spark

We may look in many directions

To seek You

We may look around

And find You in the kindness of others

We may look up… 109 more words



 See the line as it is and draw it as a shape. Do not draw a chair, a suit, a hand. When I draw the shape and not the thing as a whole, everything but the shape disappears. 446 more words


here. now.

I often get carried away with the past; it usually clings to me until I’m bleary-eyed and walking through a fog of memories. I sometimes lose sight of the present, and I in turn begin to lose presence. 154 more words


Fire Building

Don’t be afraid to
Be less than ideal
For too many tweaks
Can cause death by zeal

Don’t sacrifice structure
For pipe dream pursuits
There’s death by complacence; … 70 more words

You and I

Of course I love you. But a part of me has to know that “you” don’t really exist. “You” are a form I adore, a collection of quirks, memories, and movements that will ever be near to my heart. 87 more words


The Yes List

“Take down some chairs…”

If you haven’t read the book Present Over Perfect, this probably means nothing to you at all. But to those of us who are drowning in life and living in a constant state of overwhelmed — motherhood, professions, being a wife, friendships, laundry, grocery shopping, emails, social media, and…. 729 more words