Three Questions to Ask Yourself

Three Questions to Ask Yourself

Take time to ask yourself these three questions. Before you answer, think slowly and deeply about each one. Where is your nourishment? More than those scrambled eggs. More than that lasagna. More that the health food. Think about what is bringing nourishment to your...
The Worry: A Few Voices to Remind Us

The Worry: A Few Voices to Remind Us

I wrote the poem a few years ago.  I wrote the poem while reading, studying, and writing a book about the life of Jesus.  I recently reflected on the poem again.  I recently joined students as we thought about the poem together.  Please read it yourself. It is a...
shadows

shadows

from the book embracing now: pain, joy, healing, living  the assembling of shadows,reflections in black and white,images incorrectly displayingsize and shape,correctly and curiouslydeclaring the presenceof more. light shines from a location,stares forward,acting like...
in the back

in the back

a poem from the book embracing now: pain, joy, healing, living  an impulse can become destructive.or it can deliberately beginan extravagant pummeling of madness,a process of healing whichcan help vanish a stagnated landscapeof life, letting flaresof liturgy draw...
A Song For You

A Song For You

From the book Underwater: When Encephalitis, Brain Injury and Epilepsy Change Everything Music and memory can be friends.  What are your favorite songs? Why do you like them?  What are the songs which best describe your own underwater story? Why...
in the back

Father, Son, Spirit by Hallie Richardson

He is Father, Creator, Sustainer.He is the beginning and the ending.The one who sculpted the hearts ofevery person ever to live and move.He is the breath in our lungs.He is the divine architect,the ultimate and supreme being.He is holy, blameless and...