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August 12, 2015
The Long Overdue Conversation about Mental Illness
The thought that our minds can play tricks on us, that problems in processing can...
August 01, 2015
El Camino: A Pilgrim’s Path To Inner & Outer Peace
El Camino: The Sacred Path What is pilgrimage? Wikipedia, our new god of definition, defines...
July 30, 2015
Buddha Inside/Jesus Outside
Tonight Great Spirit said,' your story is ready to be birthed. Your peace has been...
June 12, 2015
Hurtful Words Hurt
There are millions of new combinations of words created every day, combinations that are put...
June 10, 2015
I Used To Know How To Walk On Water
Now and then, I find myself knocked down in the dirt in confusion and only...
June 05, 2015
She was a friend of God
She was a friend of GOD I’m just getting in from my friend of 33...
May 05, 2015
Sit with me in the I don’t know
Does the weight of the world lie heavy on your shoulders most days these past...
April 12, 2015
Just the Rhythm of My Blood and Breath
There it is again, the rhythm of my blood and breath. And here, now, yes...
April 10, 2015
The quester The quester… that could describe my life and I like that! When I...
April 08, 2015
Accompaniment as Emergence
I’ve been called to a ministry of accompaniment that means I have chosen to walk...
April 05, 2015
Eye Gazing in Prison on Holy Saturday
I spent Holy Saturday at the Philadelphia FDC 3South floor with 12 incarcerated women attending...
March 17, 2015
“You’re Only As Good As Your Friends”
Last night, Anthony Smith (aka Postmodern Negro) and I celebrated our 10-year friendiversary with an...
March 13, 2015
On Darkness and Light
Wash and make yourselves clean. Take your evil deeds out of my sight; stop doing wrong....
March 12, 2015
The Jesus I Need — An Easter Reflection
Because everything that comes before the empty tomb? That’s what I’m interested in. That’s what...
March 07, 2015
No Guru, No Method, No Teacher
Returning to the place where my very first poem formed in my Spirit. I gaze...
February 12, 2015
The Real Emergence
How difficult it is to become the loving, compassionate, fearless beings we were created to...
February 05, 2015
It was the Best of Times…It was the Worst of Times
An ordinary Tuesday that began and ended in tears. But what happened in between is...
January 27, 2015
Once You are Real, You can’t be UGLY
Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we...
January 12, 2015
The Wall of Love at the Gay Christian Network Conference
For the last few days I’ve been in Portland, Oregon attending the Gay Christian Network...
January 10, 2015
Could it be so easy to digest?
I always wondered what people meant when they said they are spiritual but not religious....
January 04, 2015
Living Life on the Inhale
So which one are you? An I N H A L E R or an...
December 21, 2014
God Chooses the unexpected
She turned out not to be one of the bookies favourites, indeed no-one had heard...
December 12, 2014
Christmas Eve, Incarnation, and Knowing Mary
The setting was perfection. Large gothic sanctuary, slate floor, wooden pews with iron candle holders,...
December 05, 2014
Joy in Solemnity
'I have spoke with the tongue of angels I have held the hand of a...
November 05, 2014
What do Pee Wee Herman and Non-Attachment have in common?
Two days ago I purchased my monthly copy of Mantra Yoga+Health magazine. I was anticipating...
October 22, 2014
Calling My Spirit Back
Mitakuyepi (All my relations), Cante waste ya nape ciyu zape ye (I greet you from...
October 22, 2014
Rebellion and Awe
I am grateful to my people of origin, the Evangelicals. Sure they scared the hell...
October 19, 2014
Learning to Love Gordon College [my Homophobic Alma Mater]
Three weeks ago, during Gordon College’s homecoming, I stepped foot on my alma mater’s campus...
October 12, 2014
It's colder now. The stars look brighter. The air is crisp and tastes clean. I've...
October 05, 2014
Making Me a Channel of His Peace
Two and a half years ago I attended my first Centering Prayer retreat at the...
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