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After Christmas

After Christmas

Painting title: Hope for the Future. Original Artwork by Ingrid Hauss Christmas is, for me and for many, the most important festival of the church year. I call it The Feast of theIncarnation. Preparation for what will happen in the time from the beginning of Advent,...

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Dark and Light

Dark and Light

Today is Remembrance Day, a day to honour our war dead and all those who have served inwar in pursuit of peace. It is a rainy day in Victoria with intervals of clear sunshine. Now that thesun is getting up later and setting earlier, the movement in our reality is into...

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Eastertide

Eastertide

After a well celebrated Easter, many of us hope that we will lightly and also seriously surrender into awareness of our deep oneness with everyone and everything. Billy Collins poem, Aimless Love, playfully dances us into possible scenes of transformed awareness:...

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On The River

On The River

I offer this poem, which I wrote in 1982, not because I think it is a good poem. I offer it because it came to me and has stayed with me. I hope some poems come to you and stay with you. I hope you honor your insights. I took a course in American Literature when we...

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