“God rest ye merry gentlemen, and all you ladies, too!” One of my jobs as choir director at St. John’s was to select the hymns and psalms for the congregation to sing at the three weekend masses. Sometimes the songs … Continue reading
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The state of doing is native to me; the state of being is unfamiliar. I want to change. Several Christmases ago, my parents gave me and each of my siblings a photo album – each focused on a particular child. … Continue reading
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Tagged acceptance, angel food cake, being, change, doing, enough, parents, self-reflection, spirituality, willngness