Category: prayer

prayer peas and other thoughts on love

Many things grow in the garden that were never sown there.  ~Thomas Fuller, Gnomologia, 1732 Every year, I pick a new vegetable or fruit and attempt to grow it from seed to plant to food.  In spite of some great big failures (there’s just…

a prayer to start the day

Mother of All, Father of All: as I go through the day, keep my eyes open wide. May I not miss beauty. May I not miss joy. May I not miss wonder. Keep me awake and aware of the world. ~Ceisiwr Serith I am…

prayers learned in the garden (aka gratitude for anne lamott)

Help me, help me, help me. Thank you, thank you, thank you. ~Two prayers by Anne Lamott One morning, I headed out the door early.  My daughter was in a bit of a funk having gone to sleep later than normal the night before,…