The Heartbeat of God: From Junk to Worship

Last week I wascutting up junk mail.I have always beenirritated and angeredby all the junk mail. Then, I was inspiredby an artist I followto see differently. Instead of seeingit as junkI could seeit as patternsand free art paper. As I was cutting,I began to appreciatethe artistry behind the ads.The choicesof color and pattern. The art [...]

The Moments Without the Oar

I've been taking an online class on spirituality and poetry (The Spiral Way: Celtic Spirituality and the Creative Imagination - abbeyofthearts.com). It was a four week class and the final class was a doozy with several writing exercises. The subject was pilgrimage, specifically a form of Irish pilgrimage called Peregrinatio. Irish monks would be prompted by [...]