Fins and Fairytruths

I gave othersjust about allof me selflessly,and it drainedanddrainedmeuntil I was leftbaking in the sunat the bottom ofa dry well,fossilizing. You found me. Gently liftedmy headand breatheda fountain of lifeinto me, and the well filledas our hearts did,and instead of treading water, we taught each otherhow to swim in the direction we needed to,dreamed of once,instead of … Continue reading Fins and Fairytruths

“…To Accept the Things I Cannot Change,”

God, grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change, courage to change the things I can, and wisdom to know the difference. ~The Serenity Prayer Twenty years ago, on an early Saturday morning, a group of women met at a church, held hands in an unbroken circle, and recited these words. I … Continue reading “…To Accept the Things I Cannot Change,”