Recognition

  I listened half-heartedly as a family member recounted a perceived wrong one more time.  I had heard it before and so had everyone else in the family. Something had changed for me for I became an observer and I uncomfortably recognized a familiar friend…his name was un-forgiveness, as I listened to the discussion I…

Thankfulness

I opened another graduation announcement and looked at the very familiar face of a girl I’d known for the last six years. What a pleasure she had been day in and day out to teach…..             The hallway bustled with noise and excitement, as the first day of school began. The school had relocated into…

The Conversation

“When we awaken to Beauty we become aware of new ways of being in the world.” John O’Donohue from Divine Beauty The building was brick with dark intricately carved paneling on one side of the room, the lighting springs from low hanging lights that split the distance between floor and ceiling, allowing the ceiling to…