Simplicity is a goal that either takes great concentration and effort or becomes a necessity. Mine has become the latter. It was not a great way to begin the year.
Whether these people believe in the same God I do, or not, is beside the point. My God believes in them.
What is learned respect for earned humility? The natural feeling of grateful reflection of another trial overcome? I, too, have been humbled by the enormous but I have failed to respect the provoked devotion one must have to bow beneath lesser trials. It is easy to comfort oneself after the big mountains saying, "Look, all... Continue Reading →
A dream fulfilled. An unspoken reminder that we are not the masters that make all possible, but only the pupil. Anticipation. How we dread the feelings that it "sounds to good to be true". Oh, please - let it be true! And somewhere inside my always-questioning soul I reach for you and ask... Continue Reading →
Prayer seems to be a lot like talking to your dad about something you both know you want. He already knows whether he’s going to buy it for you or not but if you don’t say "please" you look rather smug and ungrateful and if you don’t ask at all it looks like you're either... Continue Reading →