Author Archives: hernibs
Grace is found at the depths and in the death of everything. After these smaller deaths, we know that the only “deadly sin” is to swim on the surface of things, where we never see, find, or desire God and … Continue reading
The Tomte is reputed to safeguard the farmer and his family, as well as the land the farmer owned or worked on against any misfortune. It was especially during the night that the tomte was actively being protective.
The permanent temptation of life is to confuse dreams with reality. The permanent defeat of life comes when dreams are surrendered to reality. ~James A. Michener
My grandmother once gave me a tip: In difficult times, move forward in small steps.Do what you have to do, but little by little.Don’t think about the futureor what may happen tomorrow. Wash the dishes.Remove the dust.Write a letter.Make a … Continue reading
Small splash of fearretreats quickly. Gentle movement soothes the moment,then swoosh, a wave hits,overwhelming stabilityand reason. Tears splash everyone in it’s wakeuntil all are saturatedwith the depth of her pain as the boatpulls awayfrom the dock. ©Sharron R. McMillan
In the essentials – Unity In non essentials – Liberty In all things – Charity
May she live as long as she wants, and never want as long as she lives!
LifeCan be made strongerThan deathIf man learnscarefully and unmistakablyThe language of love.~ Sri Chinmoy