“At the edge of silence, you suddenly realized that you had been given the complete and utter gift of your own transparency, the revelation of your own exact boundary with the world. The frontier between silence and speech exactly the line you must cross to give yourself while saving yourself, the gleam in your heart […]
“Christ could be born a thousand times in Bethlehem – but all in vain until He is born in me.” -Angelus Silesius Can you make space this holiday season in a time when you are deluged in more outwardly-focused demands? Can you let the sacred breathe, just for a few minutes of the day? If […]
“…and I said to my body, softly, ‘I want to be your friend.’ It took a long breath, and replied, ‘I have been waiting my whole life for this.’” — author unknown. Have you been waiting too? Perhaps waiting for someone else to love you the way no one yet has, the way you long […]
Amazing poetry from Erin Hanson. Don’t be anything less than the very deepest truth you can be.
The Old Wild Place, by David Whyte After the good earth where the body knows itself to be real and the mad flight where it gives itself to the world, we give ourselves to the rhythm of love leaving the breath to know its way home. And after the first pure fall, the last letting […]
What to Remember When You Begin by David Whyte “What you can plan is too small for you to live. What you can live wholeheartedly will make plans enough for the vitality hidden in your sleep. To be human is to become visible while carrying what is hidden as a gift to others. To remember […]