Wondering and Grateful

As 2013 slips farther behind us and 2014 is bursting out all over our madcap lives, I find myself overcome by and beside myself with an overwhelming sense of gratitude.  Not just thankfulness: I feel that thankfulness is what we feel when we’re given a really good movie or a cutting edge gadget.  Gratefulness is what we feel when we wouldn’t have made …

Miley Cyrus and Truth as a Person

Truth is a fragile thing, don’t you think? In fact, many see it to be fractured into as many pieces as there are people. I have my truth. You have your truth. And as long as they don’t step on each other we can both live together in this world amicably. Of course, when we’re talking about truth in this …

The Rules of Engagement

The hope for this site is that it won’t be just another blog.  My hope is that it becomes a community: a body much greater than any one part.  I am frankly not interested in producing just another blog.  I want to produce a movement.  As such, I think it would be appropriate to lay out the ground rules here at …

Welcome, Seeker.

When was the last time your breath was stolen away? When did your heart last seize up with awe or break a little with bittersweet longing for something and somewhere slightly other? When did you last experience an overwhelming feeling of childlike wonder? Of course, many would say that’s silly (positively “childish,” in fact), and if it’s been twenty years …