Grace Notes

“Grace Notes” is a collection of short essays on living a life of grace in the everyday world.

A Love Letter for Christmas

One holiday season when I was nine, I was put in charge of bringing up the Christmas decorations from under Continue Reading →

Longing, Confusion, Surprise +Christmas+

What strikes me most about the Christmas story are its recurring themes of intense longing, fearful confusion and complete surprise.  Continue Reading →

Chapter-book for Mystics

I would like to write a book that would be read to monks while they are silently eating dinner. It Continue Reading →