Solstice

  on December twenty-thirdthe weatherman saidwe've passed the winter solsticetoday we gainone minute of daylight just one minute of daylightI thoughtwhat can I do with a minute of light? hug my husbandshare a kisssay a prayerpay a bill standing at my kitchen windowwatch...

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Receiving

I recently received an email from my oldest sister (there are six of us) in which she proposed that we all stop exchanging Christmas gifts.  The message suggests that most of us have all we need and there is...

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A Reflection on A Morning with Joan Chittister and Janet McKenzie

“The stations give us a model of how to live life when our own struggles are unavoidable and life seems most oppressive, most unfair, most impossible to bear. They remind us again that there is new life at the...

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