Tag Archives: Retreat

A New Dawn

Sitting on the porch at dawn Watching the mist rise from the river Shrouding the opposite shore in mystery, I am healed by a chorus of birds Knowing to sing their own song. I am filled with awe At the … Continue reading

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Come Closer

Day 2 of my retreat. I woke up this morning with the driven urgency you might expect from someone who works like me. Even on retreat, I feel compelled to spend my time richly, completely, and well. Go figure, huh? … Continue reading

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Re-Treating the World

  I am sitting in a bare and simple room at the Linwood Spiritual Center, located along the Hudson River, somewhere in NY.  My room has a single bed with a thin green bedspread, Formica furniture with nothing to make it … Continue reading

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