Tagged: sketches

Everything in a Tangerine

A while back, my counselor recommended to me that I needed to read ┬áThich Nhat Hanh’s Peace Is Every Step. I recognized the author’s name only because he was a friend of Thomas Merton and had written the introduction to Merton’s┬áContemplative Prayer. I am glad she led me to discover...

She Sits

On this dreary Monday, while I’m waiting on the rain to stop falling, I thought I’d share a poem I wrote last fall after observing a bird on a wire while I was walking to the hospital to visit a parishioner. Sometimes we all need a little help standing against...