In the Midst of What Appears to Be Hell

Head’s Up: If you want to skip the emotion-dump, my prayer is at the bottom. What Appears to Be Hell Today, September 21, is the International Day of Peace, designated by the United Nations [...]

Exhale to Empty

My beloved spiritual teacher told me a couple of weeks ago that I’m experiencing a classic dark night of the soul. It wasn’t news to me, but in an odd way it was comforting to hear [...]


Why So Purple, World?

I have been ill for a week. Flu. Awful. Now that I’m recovering I join countless numbers of folks around the world in being sick, heartsick. How can a human being as alive, as vital as [...]


Do It Scared

I talk for a living and that’s a good thing. I love to talk. It’s something I can’t not do. Writing? Not so much. See, something happens when I write that doesn’t happen [...]