The Art of Living

In a theater that could do justice to the sound track, I watched The Last Jedi. The film takes the viewer from emotions of conflict to the thought of the triumph of higher wisdom and spirituality. The film exemplifies the high mission of art, “to crystallize the...

Ungainly Flapping

Ungainly flapping. Only in mercy so thick could I take flight. Heavy heron wings, moving slowly—why would any flock of birds follow? Yet I fly to you unconcerned. By you, with you, and in you, I dive into the water, having glimpsed a fish and heard: “Come to me, all...

Why Laugh?

Laughter? Reasons? Causes? Occasions? A child securely strapped to the back of his mother on a wonderful hike; the awareness of being with you–whom I love!–at the beginning of each podcast episode; the complete security that follows total commitment to the...