a weekend of amazement

Once a year, Camp happens. A camp for adults. Focused on courage, creativity, and community. Because those three things are intertwined and also because those three things are vital. Do you want or need to access your courage in a new or bigger way? Do you want or...

mother’s day is hard for me.

To be honest, Mother’s Day is tough for me. I talked to my mom yesterday when she called, and again today. It is a weekend that weighs heavy on us, even as much as we celebrate our own mothers, and our own children who made us mothers. “We took him to the...

thinking thursday

MIND Why has the U.S. media ignored the abduction of 200+ girls? And why are they now paying attention? More reading of importance on this topic: #BringBackOurGirls and Nigeria’s Stolen Girls. Please pick one–let us humanize this tragedy. Here’s a...

this is not goodbye

Sometimes when people die, we feel we are saying goodbye to them. But, in truth, we are not. We are wholeheartedly saying hello to those intangible parts of them that have embedded themselves in us, like splinters–sometimes painful, yes, but far more beautiful....