There is a light beyond this darkness

Into still and inky waters – under pitch black skies, I row. There is a light beyond this darkness – I can feel it in my soul. It’s a mystery that calls me – with every prayer, I row. Deeper and further away from the shore- I lose sight of everything I’ve known, and still I row. […]

Peace in troubled times

Fiery chaos surrounds me, but You are the still waters in my soul. Through prayer, I retreat- into the silence of Your presence, and I am not burned. Thank You for the promise of Your perfect peace, and Thank You for sustaining us through it all.   Related Scripture John 14:27 Peace I leave with you; […]

Me Too Prayer (for courage to speak out against sexual assault)

Thank you God for the swell of voices, who have found the courage to speak out against sexual harrassment and assault. It’s awesome to see the truth coming to light and justice being served in some instances. Today, I ask that You rise up even more brave warriors of truth to speak out against their […]

A mystic’s prayer

I love sneaking away from the crowd to find a quiet place, where I can gaze at the moon or lose myself in a love letter, delivered by ripples of light on the tide. I love the gentle connection between water and land, as each wave of Deep Blue Divine finds a way to splash uniquely onto earth. I will never […]

Meditation on Christ’s presence

Can you feel His royal presence standing next to you right now? Strong and tall, beaming with transcendent power. He’s holding a crystal pitcher filled with the most pristine graces- golden unconditional love is bubbling over and blended with creamy peace and sparkling radiant joy … He wants to pour every ounce of this delectable goodness […]

Becoming peace

If you want to be covered in chaos, go ahead and bathe in it – it’s easy to do, just soak in the news and talk to people. If you want peace, you need to shut out the world for a little while. Maybe leave a little window open, so you can know what’s going […]

Job description

Writing poetry feels exactly like taking care of children. Ideas keep running up to me “Mom Mom, write me first” I have to take a deep breath and tell everybody to wait their turn … it’s exhausting and wonderful, my heart is full.