Monthly Archives: April 2010

Good Practice

It is good on a day like this
to let a greater Spirit
draw near to ours,
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High Winds

In a world where storms are sometimes stronger than oak trees, it takes more than bending a bit now and then to stand our ground. Continue reading

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The Leading

There are times in life when those of us so accustomed to the rule of reason may find it awkward and challenging to follow the leadings of a Spirit that cannot be seen or explained. Continue reading

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Warm Front

Though we may not like the thunder
and lightning may scar the tree,
it is oft times the storm
brings the rain that feeds us.

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Reading the Signs

Sometimes it is the mere doing of a thing that matters more than its expected result. Continue reading

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Walking the Old Logging Trail

The sun’s sudden warmth on my face
burns through the thin of faded shirt,
reminding me that I was young
years ago
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The Morel of the Story-Part II

There must have been something in the air this weekend, something other than the highest pollen count in years. Something fresh and sweet and enticing. Perhaps, even, something a bit intoxicating. Continue reading

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