It’s Okay

I remember the first time somebody “got it”. They heard my thoughts on faith, doubt, belief and mystery and they understood. It was a magical experience. I didn’t feel crazy. Many times questioning is seen as challenging and is met with resistance. It doesn’t have to be that way. It’s okay to question. It’s okay [...]

The Keys

It sure is nice to feel in control. It feels powerful. It feels comfortable. It promises protection. It makes everything simple and clear. It sterilizes the world from the chaos that surrounds us. As long as I have the keys to the car, I decide where I’m going. But what if control is an illusion? [...]

Sand and Stone

There are ways of being that lead to life and beauty and vibrancy. There are ways of being that lead to darkness and sickness and depression. There are houses built on stone and houses built on sand. I’ve tried both sand and stone. For me, stone leads to life. 3 They are like trees planted by streams [...]