solitude

Recently, Atria published my book The One Life We're Given: Finding the Wisdom that Waits in Your Heart. To make the most
O let us embrace that unexpected moment of unity as the atom of God. Let us have the courage to hold each other when we break
A Question to Walk With: Describe what it means to you to be the prayer. Recently, Sounds True published a major collection
Mark said that the injury prevented him from competing anymore. And while his father was devastated and everyone felt the
However, the times of enlightenment throughout history mark the extreme manifestation of the "Come, teach me" tribe, which
A Question to Walk With: In conversation with a friend or loved one, tell the story of an important elder in your life who
A Question to Walk With: Describe something dear you had to let go of--a home, a friendship, a way of thinking or being--because
If you try to understand love before being held, you will never feel compassion. A dog loves the world through its nose. A
For more poetry for the soul, click here. Sometimes we seek refuge from our pain in the habits of life, as if sheer routine
Last month, Sounds True published a major collection of my poetry, The Way Under the Way, which contains three separate books
A Question to Walk With: In conversation with a friend or loved one, talk about your experience of trying to lead and trying
Yes, it is true. I confess, I have thought great thoughts, and sung great songs--all of it rehearsal for the majesty of being
A Question to Walk With: Tell the story of a true friend you have and how you met. This month, Sounds True published a major
Hebrews 4:12 says, "For the word of God is living and active, sharper than any two-edged sword...." The Holy Spirit has words
A Question to Walk With: Describe yourself as an explorer and what you feel called to explore. For more poetry for the soul
This is very difficult to accept. The hammer or cruel one is always short-lived compared to the jewel in the center of the
Next month, Sounds True is publishing a major collection of my poetry, The Way Under the Way, which contains three separate
A Question to Walk With: Begin to describe a significant crack in your heart and what it has taught you. For more by Mark
It was a sunny day and I went to the park and sat on a bench. I was one of many coming out from under our rocks to warm and
This deeper seeing belongs to a second self that waits in the center of our heart for us to exhaust the world's instructions