Lean into Timelessness

I think many of us have started to notice how our sense of the days passing has changed. A friend joked with me that “the names of the days have been officially changed... they will now be known as ‘yesterday’, ‘today’ and ‘tomorrow’”. Why is this? I think there are a number of reasons but …

Surrender

The word “surrender” can be a very provocative word. In the context of personal growth, I’ve had some discomfort with that word in the past. I believe that much of my discomfort came from both a bias I had with the meaning of that word, and with my desire to be in control. After taking …

Shadow and Flame

That title, “Shadow and Flame”, may sound a little familiar to you if you’ve read Tolkien. It’s the description that he gives to the Balrog, demons who had fallen from previous grace and corrupted in ancient times. It’s wonderfully evocative, providing an immediate visual and uses the words in a complementary fashion, to support this …