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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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Conflicted Thoughts

I go tomorrow afternoon to meet with a priest to talk about next steps in joining the Catholic Church. As has become expected on this crazy journey, the looming reality of that meeting is both calming and terrifying, inciting joy, … Continue reading

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