blowin’ in the wind . . .

We ran the north end of Siesta this morning. Afterward we made a labyrinth not far from a group who were doing beach yoga, closer to the parking lot side of the beach than the water, at the entrance to the public beach nearest to the green life guard station.  As I walked I prayedContinue reading “blowin’ in the wind . . .”

God is still speaking

we believe in the ucc . . . God is still speaking:     thank you Jennifer.   Be sure to check back tomorrow for “grand” . . . “brilliant”  . . . even, commercials from our trip to Ireland.   may you know tonight that God is still speaking. may you know tonight thatContinue reading “God is still speaking”

Scenes you can reenter

In the July issue of “The Sun’” there is a summary of several interviews with the psychologist, James Hillman, who died last year at the age of eighty-five of bone cancer.  The article is wise  . . . about aging, and other things too.  The last paragraph affirms: “Another thing that old people often reportContinue reading “Scenes you can reenter”

Cinnamon, Cyprus, CIW, Clay & Courage

Cinnamon can carry 18,311 tons. She is from Limassol in Cyprus. Cyprus is situated in the northeastern corner of the Mediterranean, at the meeting point of Europe, Asia and Africa. Since the dawn of history, Cyprus has been one of the most interesting areas of the region and has a rich and visible cultural history.Continue reading “Cinnamon, Cyprus, CIW, Clay & Courage”


In the post titled “Labyrinth” we included the phrase from Patrick Kavanagh, “prayering of the earth.” In that same post we spoke of looking forward to time over the next three weeks with children and grandchildren.  That time has copiously begun, even as we (at least me [phil[) a bit mistily begin our reentry post-jet-lagContinue reading “October”