In a noisy world, silence is hard to come by.
Snow creates a blissful silence that produces magic, if we can shut up long enough to let it work on us.
Some characterize New York City on Christmas as “dead.” To me, it feels very much alive.
For the first time in months I am alone, and for the first time in almost a year I am wrapped in a cocoon of silence.
Thomas Merton says our service to the world might be simply to keep a place where there is no noise, where people can be silent together. Some reflections.
Losing power is often seen as a negative event. But the gift in losing power is in what we gain.
In a time of a global sacred pause, the noise is louder than ever. Real talk, a rant, and some wisdom about what’s going on right now.