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Tikkun Olam

November 1st – All Saints Day. It’s actually my favorite day of the year in many ways. On this day twelve years ago, I encountered the Spirit of God in a life-changing moment of healing and freedom. It’s one of … Continue reading

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All Manner of Things Shall be Well – On Julian of Norwich and Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day began early for me this morning.  I found myself sitting in the waiting area of a local medical laboratory just after 7am, waiting for my name to be called so that a technician could siphon off 4 or 5 … Continue reading

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We didn’t know the significance

This is my friend Sarah. I’m currently away from home, enjoying some much-needed down time, and staying with her.  Three years ago today, August 19, 2012, Sarah and I had only just met for the first time a few days … Continue reading

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Pop-up bios

I’ve thought a lot about relationship lately.  It was, after all, the word I prayerfully selected as my oneword365 just over seven months ago.  The year took a bit of a weird and crazy start on the relationship front, just … Continue reading

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Thursday Rituals

It’s Thursday, around supper time, and I am settling into what has become my ritual for Thursdays at this time. I sit at the same spot, at the same table, in the same Starbucks most Thursdays at this time, for … Continue reading

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One Year

A friend sent me a text message a few minutes ago reminding me that a year ago today I sat with her while she got a tattoo.  It was midway through a week where five of us from across North … Continue reading

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So… I’m a Woman…

I’ve done quite a bit of reading lately on the topic of women and the Catholic church. (And I still have more reading to do!) Now, before you all jump ship, thinking this is going to be some sort of … Continue reading

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