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These Blessings

On this July Sunday when the sun is shining and the air is clear, you will have to forgive us for being immersed in this half-puréed delicious cool colourful Canadian gazpacho we have created, as though we have no cares in the world and this is all that matters. I know that you might not be experiencing the same lightness...

Still Imagining

As day broke in a blush of soft reds over Jackson farm this morning, the robins were finishing the morning song they had been singing since four am. Then the sun slowly rose between the vertical slats in the blinds. There have been so many moments of beauty in my life lately and I wanted to let all of them...

From Pluto and Mars

Here on on Pluto and on Mars we are perplexed and confused to know that humans are coming and might soon arrive. We have watched you peering at us from afar through telescopes from the other side of comets and stars and asteroids and meteorites. And you come closer, closer, closer in time with each passing year in your brilliant...

The Irish Way

Why not say yes to love in its many forms? I want to acknowledge all the signs of love around me since, in our time, so many sow seeds of hatred and indifference and tell us that “this is the way.” But I know the difference because it is full of colour and light and diversity fairness, justice, and inclusion...

The One Decision

Because the world does not need another person being loud, erratic, and crazy I listened to an audio book this morning. Thich Nhat Hanh was demonstrating how to breathe. Mindfully. He was exactly what I needed. I had felt myself descending into a kind of chaos and despair inside as I thought about the migrant crisis in North Africa and...