When we face what hurts, without flinching or turning away, we begin the journey of healing.
How is it possible to stay centered within the crazy busy moments of our lives? The answer lies in "micro-spiritual-practices."
June 27, 2016
Is it possible to feel rooted while going through divorce? Rabbi Rachel Barenblat meditates on her own experience, and what she's learned in the process.
May 30, 2016
While certainty can provide us with comfort, there is often an overlooked power in the mystery we experience in life.
May 10, 2016
The gift of regular spiritual practice and how it can be used to transform our lives.
March 07, 2016
We sat facing each other, two women who were reasonably friendly but by no means intimate. We were enrolled in a spiritual direction training program together, and this was our...
December 30, 2015
We all know these words: “To buckle your seatbelt, insert the metal buckle into the flap and pull. In the event of loss of cabin pressure, oxygen masks will drop...
December 01, 2015
Have you ever picked up a book knowing that its arrival in your life at precisely this moment was a gift? That was my sense when I held Jay Michaelson’s...
October 28, 2015
When I was the parent of a toddler, I learned that transitions are hard. Toddlers don’t have a clear sense of time, so hearing “the playdate will be over at...
October 01, 2015
When I was an MFA student at Bennington many years ago, I had a poetry mentor named Jason Shinder who used to say, “Whatever gets in the way of the...