Days In The Desert, Poems, Quotes

Desert Day 13: Love Never Fails …

Love is where we came from. And love is where we are going. When we live in love, we will not be afraid to die. We have built a bridge between worlds. As Paul says “Love does not come to an end” and “Love never fails” (1 Corinthians 13:8, 13). — Richard Rohr   Love Is… Continue reading Desert Day 13: Love Never Fails …

Days In The Desert, Quotes

Desert Day 03: We Are Here Not Only To Transform The World But Also To Be Transformed …

Seasons is a wise metaphor for the movement of life, I think. It suggests that life is neither a battlefield nor a game of chance but something infinitely richer, more promising, more real. The notion that our lives are like the eternal cycle of the seasons does not deny the struggle or the joy, the… Continue reading Desert Day 03: We Are Here Not Only To Transform The World But Also To Be Transformed …

Quotes, Vocations

My Journey to Wisdom …

Once upon a time a child of happiness danced upon the land, knew friendship with the earth and celebrated life with her love of solitude and simple things. She grew into a young woman, whose vision of self was clouded, clothed with the complexities of insecurity and the necessity of leaving the hallowed womb of… Continue reading My Journey to Wisdom …

Quotes

The Courage of the Seed …

All the buried seeds crack open in the dark, the instant they surrender to a process they can't see. What a powerful lesson is the beginning of spring. All around us, everything small and buried surrenders to a process that none of the buried parts can see. And this innate surrender allows everything edible and… Continue reading The Courage of the Seed …