Recovering Racists: Pre-Order is Now Open

O, friends—what a day. Pre-orders are now open for my book Recovering Racists: Dismantling White Supremacy and Reclaiming Our Humanity. [ squeal !!!!! ]  I am so excited and also facing all the fears. You are going to read my heart, my deepest shame, my wrestling with identity and also the humble journey of beautiful […]

Find the Ancient Path (A Blessing)

FIND THE ANCIENT PATH Our path Isn’t our path Until it connects us To that Ancient Route Of meaning and purpose, carrying treasures And stories Across generations And continents.   Our path isn’t our path Until we find the Ancient Route Calling us to Wholeness love Water life. Find this Ancient Path And we become […]

Circling Silence Seven Times

“Trembling and bewildered, the women went out and fled from the tomb. They said nothing to anyone, because they were afraid.” – Mark 16:8 I woke up yesterday morning after a lovely, vivid dream. I dreamt a whole bunch of us were having dinner—a feast, I might say—over at Sarah Bessey’s house with Rachel Held […]

We Write to Make Bread

Anais Nin said we write to taste life twice. Today, this thought has pushed itself to the front of my chest: We, followers of the Way, those of us who quest to know Spirit and dwell in Love, we write to make bread. I know, for me, this is my serving. This is my offering. […]

I am a Writer: Making My Statement to a Windy Hallway and a Cold Dismissal

Yesterday, I joined Jeff Goins’ 15-Day Writing Challenge: Mastering the Habits of Great Writers. Today’s challenge is on The Declaration Every Great Writer Makes. I don’t struggle with calling myself a writer. I took the leap into this identity as writer–standing in that simple, yet audacious statement–in 1999. Even though I thought this was my […]