Steady As It Flows: Practicing Fluidity

Be like water making its way through cracks. Do not be assertive, but adjust to the object, and you shall find a way round or through it. If nothing within you stays rigid, outward things will disclose themselves. Bruce Lee I’m laughing at myself! What a paradox I am. I’ve struggled all afternoon with answeringContinue reading “Steady As It Flows: Practicing Fluidity”

A Paradox So Sweet

If you think you can’t make a difference for goodness in this world, take heart! “The light shines in the darkness, and the darkness has not overcome it.” John 1:5 Such a fascinationA joyful captivationThis revelation obviousTo many, I am sure Epiphany dawns on my heartA paradox so sweetArises offers promiseLight overcomes the Dark DarknessContinue reading “A Paradox So Sweet”

If I Were Fearless Who Could I Be?

Don’t be pushed around by the fears in your mind. Be led by the dreams in your heart. Roy T. Bennet If I were shamelesslyFearlessWhat would IWhat could IAccomplishIf failingWasn’t an option? If I were audaciouslyFearlessWhat would IWhat could IChampionFor the brokenWho cannot see their way? If I were daringlyFearlessWho would IWho could IVentureTo loveContinue reading “If I Were Fearless Who Could I Be?”

If You’re Stuck and Don’t Know What Else to Do, Maybe it’s Time to Go Fishing

There is virtue in work and there is virtue in rest. Use both and overlook neither. Alan Cohen “I’m going fishing,” he said—a declaration, not an invitation. “We’re going with you,” his six companions said—without invitation, without permission. He’d spent roughly three years in his mentor’s company. He and eleven other guys ate, drank, walked,Continue reading “If You’re Stuck and Don’t Know What Else to Do, Maybe it’s Time to Go Fishing”