Category Archives: Epiphanies

Are We the Sense Organs of God?

  It was a sudden fleeting idea which briefly joined  my rather disjointed train of thought and sent a little frisson running through my body.  I resisted the impulse to follow it and placed it in my mental filing cabinet.   … Continue reading

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Judgment Day … Perhaps

Sometimes an epiphany appears   …  one of those moments which suddenly illuminate and answer the deepest of life’s questions. It was a photo of a small lily pond taken with a cell phone and attached to an email message … Continue reading

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A Christmas Cavadee …

. It was my first Christmas in Canada for over twenty years.   Montreal was predictably cold … even colder than I remembered and the lovely carols from my childhood had been replaced with pop songs in all the malls. … Continue reading

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Pleasantness is like a Virus … it’s Contagious

. . She was a little colorless wren of a woman standing behind the service counter at Sears almost thirty years ago. The queue of people waiting in line in front of her was excessively long and each person seemed … Continue reading

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Caviar and “Haute Dawg”

It was well on the way to midnight.   I had been wrestling with a new graphic design for hours and my stomach had begun rumbling,  ominously warning me that it would join forces with the dull ache behind my eyes … Continue reading

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“This is Good”

. “This is good …”  Mom said. It was about six o’clock and the sky was already dark.  My father would be home in a few minutes, stomping the snow off his boots as he came through the door, bringing … Continue reading

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Sitting with God

Sometimes unexpectedly a lesson creeps up behind you and grabs you by the ankles.  You stumble and trip and as you lie there on the ground, you look up to see why you fell. And there it is.  Standing over … Continue reading

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