Monthly Archives: May 2009

Petition

 It’s interesting how we feel the passing of time. In a week that seemed pretty long, I found no time to pray.  It wasn’t until I was sitting in a chair, alone in my daughter’s hospital room waiting for her return, that I found myself alone and feeling that utter hopelessness that makes one wish […]

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what is

there are no answers or questions to be asked there is only the ache and the sound of wind and traffic there is no reason or end just cool skin or warm shallow breathe and deep only believe  what you can hold in your in hand for as long as you can then let it slip […]

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Al-Malik

from the Gospel of Thomas “If you give birth to what is within you the voices you redeem will redeem you If you fail to find and give birth to them, they become part of what is destroying you.” In Aramaic, the third line of the Lord’s Prayer affirms “teete malkutakh,” usually translated as “thy […]

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Wednesday

trouble finds a home in my body in restless nights and dark dreams in the ache of my side  that just will not go away trouble, like a wrong turn unnoticed for too long the body doesn’t lie just like a dog This past week at work I was talking with one of my clients who […]

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Tuesday

It’s raining again, a lot.  I bundled up in my all my rain gear and took Luka for her walk this morning..no running, I just wanted to walk.  There were no other dogs at either of the parks, no one else braving the down pour, but it was nice all the same.  I haven’t been […]

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the good life

This morning I went for a nice, long run in the rain with my dog.  I’ve been running enough lately that I’ve gotten to the place where my running is effortless and I feel as if I could go forever.  Today was especially sweet because spring is incredible this year.  The dogwoods are at their […]

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