Tag Archives: consciousness

Barking at Shadows

Shiva Nataraja

Las Vegas. The Rohingya in Myanmar. Syria. Charlottesville. The list of atrocities grows. How can we hold such pain? What do we do with our anger? Where do we go from here? A wise response is both external and internal. … Continue reading

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Taking a Space Rocket to God

Space Rocket Epiphyllum

This is a Space Rocket Epiphyllum that lives on our front porch. The diner-plate-sized blossoms explode in shades of fuchsia and crimson and then dissolve after a couple of days. The blooms, though short-lived, transport me in my imagination to … Continue reading

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The Cross of Being Human

Crucifix

What meaning does the symbol of the cross or crucifix still hold, including for those who may not identify themselves as Christian? Does it have anything of value to offer in today’s world? I purchased this crucifix shown in the … Continue reading

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