Tags » Vulnerability


sometimes I think I

should find a cave to hide in

from all my mistakes

Being vulnerable is often considered a weakness in the world we live in today. This my friend is so wrong! Vulnerability is in fact the definition of strength! 459 more words


Painfully Healing


Wriggling out my toes and clawing out my heart

Pain, suffering, people pulled apart





Pain, unavoidable, not dismissible… 36 more words


Something worth writing

Last spring, my sponsor Paula (the Sheryl Sandberg Lean In kind of sponsor, not the AA kind) asked me to write a piece about partnership for a nursing newsletter at our hospital. 551 more words


April 23, 2018- Gentle Jesus, May We Be Like You- 1 Peter 5:1-5, Romans 10:17, Matthew 23:11-12

To the elders among you, I appeal as a fellow elder and a witness of Christ’s sufferings who also will share in the glory to be revealed:  Be shepherds of God’s flock that is under your care, watching over them—not because you must, but because you are willing, as God wants you to be; not pursuing dishonest gain, but eager to serve; 720 more words

Christian Living

Making Change

Sometimes, change happens with such a slothful lack of urgency that it twists me in knots of pent-up energy for what I wish to be. Sometimes, change lays the barest of taps on my shoulder before sharply cleaving me from the life I called mine; an intake of breath, not yet let out. 453 more words

Life Made Full With Animals

vulnerability sam rockwell maggie flanigan studio

Sam Rockwell is a trained Meisner actor who recently received an Oscar for his performance in “Three Billboards OutSide Ebbing”. In this video Sam talks with students at Maggie Flanigan Studio about vulnerability and anger. 220 more words