After Easter: Reconciliation

I was not at a typical women’s retreat. For one thing, there wasn’t any wifi. We were nearly two hours outside of Vancouver, in the shadow of Mount Cheam among the trees and the cold waterfalls. We were 100 women,…

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I’m here, you’re not alone.

I’m here, you’re not alone. Shhhh, now, I’m here. And with those words, I lift a crying baby up and out of her darkness. She’s unaware of where she fits in her life, perhaps, but I know just where she is….

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We were loved right to the end

These are the days when I sit down for morning prayers at 2 o’clock in the afternoon. These are the days when ritual and liturgy shape my life but sometimes the rituals are breakfast preparation, bathing tinies, and getting dressed,…

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