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Who are your wisdom-keepers?

What is a wisdom-keeper? I learned this term from author William Powers, who uses the word "wisdom-keeper" to describe a friend whose way...

The Wholeness Which Holds Us

I just returned from a wondrous trip to Arizona with my mother and sisters. Though it was my fourth time seeing the Grand Canyon, the...

Your Story is Sacred

Some years ago, I was planning to offer a personal storytelling course at my church, which I was calling “Your Sacred Story.” I shared...

Spirituality: tending the fire

[Photo: playing with fire] What is "spirituality," anyway? Few words are more ambiguous than this one. It's used to describe all kinds...

Spiritual Growth Happens--even to me!

This photo shows an autographed copy of the poem "I Give You Back" by Joy Harjo, a Muscogee (Creek) writer and performer who is currently...

Wild Peace: the grace of trees

You'll see a lot of trees in my blogs and other mailings. Since early childhood, when I spent many hours playing under or climbing up...

Empower Peace: My Grounding Purpose

My Grounding Purpose is to empower peace on Earth. That's the short version. I've said there's a longer version. It begins with me...

Can you see me now?

Tell me a story about when you came out of hiding.

Seeking an Epiphany on the Labyrinth

The Labyrinth is such a beautiful tool for prayer and meditation. Every time I have an opportunity to walk the winding path into the...

My Story-Journey Commissioning

At my father's deathbed, I found a new clarity of life purpose, when I learned that stories are a matter of life and death.