The Infinite Frog

    The final words I heard last night before drifting off to sleep were these:“Just so you know – there’s a toad in the living room.” Thus continues the never ending saga of my cat, Garfunkle, and his determination to bring us every conceivable essence of wild life. Upon hearing those words, I didn’t open …

CAT DANCING AT THE LIMINAL

Friday, September 18, 2009 CAT DANCING AT THE LIMINAL There’s a certain time of the morning which has no specific name. It’s the time before the sun has peeked between the clouds, but after the darkness of the night. It’s not yet dawn. To call it pre-dawn would diminish the intensity of the feeling, as …

Coming Home

According to the liturgical calendar for Christians, we have just entered the Easter season, and will soon move into what is known in Church teachings as “Ordinary Time.”  Between Advent and Easter the days are grouped within cycles which determine feast days, celebrations of saints and which portions of scripture are to be read.  Our …

A SACRED WALK – For my Mormon friends

Several miles from the four corners of the Four Churches in the Town of Palmyra lies the Joseph Smith Farm and the Sacred Grove. A natural old growth forest in easy walking distance from the boyhood home of Joseph Smith, Jr., it has been preserved and maintained as hallowed ground. Although the exact location where …