prayer

“i don’t know” prayers

December 29, 2011
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Welcome guest poet Rosemerry Trommer! No Hurry To Find Out Joan asks me what happens after we die, and I don’t know, but I do know how to stand beside the river and see a shrine in every rock I find, which is how I spent the day yesterday. And I know that walking today […]

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pray without ceasing means wearing bracelets

November 18, 2010
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          Today my altared space is these prayer beads. I made them up because the prayers I was offered as a child broke. I was raised on prayer. I prayed to Jesus. I could recite common prayers from that blue book bound and waiting for monotone voices to come open it and recite its words […]

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light bends

March 15, 2010
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       This morning I wanted to get the heating pad out of my bedroom because my back was sore from lifting bricks yesterday. My husband was still asleep and I didn’t want to wake him by turning on a light.        Fortunately light bends around corners, softening as it does so. By turning on the […]

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how a prayer flag helped me learn to pray again after toxic prayers poisoned me

January 15, 2010
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Friday is the day I give something away. I make something to help me create an altared space in my life and offer you the opportunity to find an altared space in yours. Enter the random drawing by commenting here or by sending me something for my garden. Entries are due by Thursday.          […]

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