The Agony of Intimacy

She excused her ten-year-old self from the intimacy of our family dinner table, consumed with anger. Indignation and frustration drove her to her room. After hearing her door slam, I put my fork down and followed up the stairs, pausing at the top step. Should I go in? Or should I leave her alone? It’s […]

Summer Sabbatical

10 Ways to Rest Your Soul

It is rest that revives the soul for real life. And it is often rest we neglect while trying to live. As I mentioned in last week’s post—Finding Life in the Fallow—I refuse to sell my soul for the sake of distorted definition of success. For that reason, I’m completely unplugging for the months of June […]

Rest