Celebrate Fear

Let’s get a little spooky this Halloween week. FEAR – It is a necessary and healthy part of us, but it shouldn’t take over. We want so badly to put fears, anxiety, and other unpleasantness in a little box to both keep it contained and to keep away from it. “Fear is the boiler room…

The Work of 33

33. In a remarkable way, I stumbled through the year in a way that felt like that of an excavator. With awkward and unwieldy equipment, huffing and clenching through the dark, struggling to find footing on the rough and slippery terrain, I worked. I poured myself into reading and writing, into mining tiny jewels, eyes…