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religion

  • culture

    girl seeker: the franciscans + their emptiness

    well, i admit it. i was not at all looking forward to reading about eric weiner’s experiences with the franciscans. not. at. all. if i’m totally honest, it’s because it’s a chapter on christianity.…

    11 Feb 2015
  • culture

    girl seeker: buddhism

    it’s wednesday! time for this week’s check in on my progress on the book i am reading about seeking god. as i read the chapter on seeking god through buddhism in eric weiner’s book “man seeking god”,…

    4 Feb 2015
  • culture

    girl seeker

    the other day i bought a book. actually i bought two books. one… on being. and one… on living. they are both about loving. the first one is a spiritual quest kind of book.…

    14 Jan 2015
  • be

    40 days in a cathedral: week 5

    last friday i walked into the cathedral known as the basilica of st. lawrence in downtown asheville ready to spend an hour or so in quiet. it was the first day i had been there…

    8 Apr 2014
  • be

    wednesday wisdom: rules of living #6

    i’ve always had a problem with prayer. i just don’t like the idea of a Being “up there” in the clouds listening to people as they mutter their wishes and wants and prayers, hoping…

    19 Mar 2014
  • be

    40 days in a cathedral: week one

    it’s only been three days and i already feel quite settled into my little lenten practice. to read more about how i chose the practice of visiting a cathedral for 40 days in lent…

    8 Mar 2014
  • be

    wednesday wisdom: rules of living #1

    for the next 18 weeks (that’s from now until the middle of june!), i will be using the 18 rules of living by the dalai lama as my guide for the wisdom in these…

    12 Feb 2014
  • culture lbgtqai+

    my response to your response.

    whoa. i am overwhelmed by the response i have had after telling my story about my experience with the UMC and LGBT issues. you people are truly amazing. thank you! more than anything, though, i thank…

    24 Nov 2013