Tag Archives: spiritual

NOT LISTENING: Writing a song in my head

Taking a look into the intricate world of songwriting, most people who haven’t done any – or who’ve just done it as a hobby – think songwriters are struck by inspiration and that great songs just ‘happen.’ A professional songwriter … Continue reading

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Are you Protesting the Darkness with Beauty?

“You can protest the darkness and brokenness by balancing with  beauty.” – Dr. Catherine Hart Weber A wise counselor advises those who work on the front lines of issues related to sex trafficking, sexual abuse, and pornography to add beauty into their … Continue reading

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The Music Of What Is Happening

There is an old Irish story about Fionn Mac Cumhail. Fionn asks his followers, “What is the finest music in the world?”  They suggest answers: the cuckoo calling from the hedge, the ring of a spear on a shield, the … Continue reading

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More Beautiful: Breast Cancer Awareness Month

When my friend found a lump in her breast, her doctor told her to wait to at least six months for a re-check. By that time it had metastasized and she soon found herself scheduled for what she dreaded the … Continue reading

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Art of Healing

“You say I am Your Masterpiece, Your artwork, Your design”Intricately Woven / (c) Linda Crossan “No fault, no wrong No dark of night, can hide me from your eyes – I cannot fall or climb, farther than your grace can … Continue reading

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Hope is Grief’s Best Music ~ In Honor of National Suicide Prevention Week

National Suicide Prevention Week began on Sunday and continues until Saturday; a week that surrounds World Suicide Prevention Day, held yesterday, September 10th. For every person who completes a suicide, 20 or more may attempt to end their lives. Nearly … Continue reading

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The Warmth of a Wrinkled Old Hand

“The Little Boy and the Old Man” Said the little boy, “Sometimes I drop my spoon.” Said the old man, “I do that too.” The little boy whispered, “I wet my pants.” I do that too,” laughed the little old … Continue reading

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