Daily Prayers/Reflections – January 19, 2021

Thoughts on Grief Grief cannot be shared, for it is mine alone.Grief is a dying with me,a great emptiness,a frightening void.It is loneliness, a sickening sorrow at night,on awakening a terrible dread.Another’s words do not help.A reasoned argument explains littlefor having tried too much.Silence is the best response to another’s grief.Not the silence that is … Continue reading Daily Prayers/Reflections – January 19, 2021

Daily Prayers/Reflections – January 5, 2021

I have a small grain of hope–one small crystal that gleamsclear colors out of transparency.I need more.I break off a fragmentto send to you.Please takethis grain of a grain of hopeso that mine won’t shrink.Please share your fragmentso that yours will grow.Only so, by division,will hope increase,like a clump of irises, which will cease to … Continue reading Daily Prayers/Reflections – January 5, 2021