A mother talks with her son in the afterlife

October 18, 2013
Image Credit Grief. Most of us know something about it. It's a human common denominator. No matter what our religious or spiritual beliefs, coping with the death of a...

The vibe matters

October 13, 2013
Going to the doctor's not fun--not for us and not for our pets. When our almost 16-year-old rescue dog (who's been with M. since two months of age) began to have...

Pope Francis: a breath of fresh air for Catholicism

October 11, 2013
Veiled and dressed in white crinoline, my hands folded devoutly in front of me, I did the rituals of First Holy Communion and Confirmation just like every other good...

Lighting candles in Santa Fe

October 5, 2013
When I saw this at the Cathedral Basilica of Saint Francis of Assisi in Santa Fe its simplicity reminded of early Christians, for some reason. I'll take  simplicity...

The sacred and the profane

October 4, 2013
Girlfriend and I had a lovely afternoon of lunch and a visit to The Ark, a Santa Fe new age shop. We both bought tiny Buddhas, me, the Medicine Buddha pictured above...

The real meaning of “soulmates forever”

September 16, 2013
I would bear it all broken just to fill my cup. ~ The Decemberists Fairy tales talk about Prince Charming and happily ever after and yes it's true: meeting our...

The consequences of being late

August 3, 2013
This explains everything. To read more blog posts, visit "The Blog Page" tab on the upper right of the home...

The Divine speaks in many voices

July 19, 2013
If only it were this simple. I remember a time in my young adulthood when I had no answers to big life questions in front of me, none at all. Oh, how I longed for a...

A father’s apology from the other side

June 16, 2013
Despite this happy little picture, my father would never have won a Father of the Year contest. I remember what a challenge finding the right card was at Father's Day,...

Connecting with the Divine

May 19, 2013
Morocco 2012 Opening the door to the divine is a lot different than religion, it turns out. And it's something I never gave much thought to when I was...

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