This I Believe

This I Believe, In beginnings and ends And of living between Of adventure Wakened I believe in a stillness Of listening in. Finding peace in the screaming, In crying, In pain. I believe in the love That comes from within Patient and kind Not angry, no end I believe in a resurrection In life from … Read more

The Man in the Hole

There’s this story I heard once of a┬áman in a hole. As he walked down the path, he suddenly fell. He fell into a hole. It was a very large hole, a very dark pit. The walls were steep, the bottom was rocky. There was no way out and no one to help. A doctor … Read more

Resolved.

Every year when New Year’s Eve comes around, I realize that I haven’t thought of any resolutions to make for the upcoming year. At that point I generally say to myself, “Ah, forget it, resolutions are stupid and impossible to keep anyway.”

Joy

I’m beginning to believe
That joy comes in many forms.
Laughing with friends and traveling far,
Bright warm sun on icy cold morns.
Red coffee cups and exciting thoughts,
Sleeping till noon and brand new socks.

From Formula to Relationship

“Our false self demands a formula before he’ll engage; he wants a guarantee of success; and mister, you aren’t going to get one. So there comes a time in a man’s life when he’s got to break away from all that and head off into the unknown with God. This is a vital part of … Read more