Monthly Archives: April 2014

Things Unseen…

I write these words on arriving home from a walk in the rain. It has been raining since early this morning. I sidestep a few earthworms that have tried to escape the saturated ground. I don’t know how my neural pathways actually work but something fired deep in my brain- a memory of something I […]

Demons for Tea…

Kelly is a gifted and compassionate yoga teacher.  She was my yoga teacher for the past two weeks at The Haven. In one of our classes, she made a passing reference to how we might ‘invite our demons to tea’.  The image of having tea with my demons has stayed with me. She used the […]

My frayed fabric of fairness…

These past weeks, we begin our experiment of co-operative housing and intentional community life.  It has raised to the surface a set of questions for us that seem to revolve around one big question: what is fair? If I vacuum the floors twice in one week, and another co-op member has not done any household […]