#45 – Integrity

“The more coherent one becomes within oneself as a creature, the more one fully enters into the communion of all creatures.” {Wendell Berry} When my daughter was in elementary school one of her classrooms had the following sign over the door: THE DOOR OF INTEGRITY: I am responsible for everything I think, say, do andContinue reading “#45 – Integrity”

One Good Thing

An invitation for your consideration: At the end of your Tuesday workday, ask and answer this question: What was one good thing that happened today? It doesn’t matter if you have a surfeit of answers or if absolutely nothing comes immediately to mind. What matters, once you land on it, is that you make itContinue reading “One Good Thing”

Freedom to Choose

– William Stafford, from The Way It Is: New and Selected Poems I have to choose my freedom. It is not given to me by role or position. It is not taken from me by oppression or circumstance. My freedom is exercised in the present moment when I choose how to respond to what’s happeningContinue reading “Freedom to Choose”