On grieving the death of a spiritual giant—St. Freddy of Rupert—and the solace of a magical Redwood forest of someday-giants that shouldn't be but is.
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An early Christmas present of music, film, images, and stories that hopefully will lighten your load and lift your spirits. May your holiday be merry…
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All week, I’ve been trying to recall where I’d seen light refracted by smoke the way it has been this week here in Southern California, 80 miles or more…
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Learning to abide in the tension between what we wish for and what is. Cuz if you try sometimes, you might find, you get what you need...
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Each time the credits roll, I find myself thinking the same thing: Thank God, Foster woke up.If he didn’t shake himself out of the stupor of malaise 10…
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"Of science and the human heart, there is no limit..." This week I received the single-dose Johnson & Johnson coronavirus vaccine—a miracle drug that…
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Surely Ruth Bader Ginsburg was one of them. The Tzadikim Nistarim or Lamed Vavkniks (lamed-vavniks or Lamed Vovkniks, depending on your transliteration…
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Sunday Stories: Aluminum MaryWatch now (24 min) | Gather 'round, fam, and let me tell you a story ... about the time I fell head-over-heels in love, at first sight, with a nun.
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Sunday Stories: Remembering BlueWatch now (17 min) | Where you read what you read affects how you read what you read. On reading Georgia O'Keeffe (and other mystics) in Abiquiu.
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Each Friday, I will share with you a short list of films, music, photographs, exhibitions, stories, spoken-word, and other found objects/creative…
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Sunday Stories: The Hawk and The FeelsWatch now (15 min) | On Taylor Hawkins' legacy, what we remember, and how we make people feel.
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Sunday Stories: The Gentle Power of KindnessWatch now (10 min) | Twenty-one years after 9/11, remembering a small, but unforgettable, moment of kindness on a city street.
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