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She No Longer Fears the Wolves

She no longer fears the wolves. She has learned how to howl and run like them. She no longer envies the butterflies. She has sprouted wings and lets the wind carry her where it may, unleashing her thirst for adventure. … Continue reading

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Will You Answer the Call?

I had always wondered what people experienced when they said that they had a “calling” or had been “called by God” (or any other Divine Entity for that matter). I would try and imagine if it was like a phone … Continue reading

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Transformation

There is often terrifying splendor in transformation.  The way it takes what is familiar and twists it, turns it inside out, and all but snuffs it out of existence.  And, if we can look past the pain and discomfort, we … Continue reading

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How Do You Describe a “Divine Awakening” Without Sounding Crazy?

How do you explain to the people in your life that you’re not the same person you were all the years they have known you?  How do you explain this “you” that has gone through such a dramatic transformation in … Continue reading

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The Eye

You can dance in a hurricane But only if you’re standing in the eye ~Brandi Carlile     I’m not going to tell you that it’s all going to be ok… To tell you that you will never face a … Continue reading

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Death and Regret

  I found myself sitting by her bedside, quiet, sad, and yet trying to put on a good face for her.  She is my grandmother.  94 years old, formerly full of life and full of pride in her appearance, now … Continue reading

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Do You Know Where You Are?

“Alice asked the Cheshire Cat, who was sitting in a tree, “What road do I take?”  The cat asked, “Where do you want to go?”  “I don’t know,” Alice answered.  “Then,” said the cat, “it really doesn’t matter, does it?” … Continue reading

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Inside the Chaos

“To experience peace does not mean that your life is always blissful. It means that you are capable of tapping into a blissful state of mind amidst the normal chaos of a hectic life.” – Jill Bolte Taylor As a … Continue reading

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Finding My Voice

To quote Mary Lambert’s song Sum of Our Parts, “I didn’t know I was a phoenix ‘til I learned how to speak, even with ashes in my mouth I was still born to breathe.” From a young age I was … Continue reading

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