Archive | December, 2017

Forgiveness | No irredeemable people

Who among us doesn’t need forgiveness? I’m not talking about forgiveness from the Divine, but from our fellow travelers on this planet. And who among us hasn’t struggled with forgiving others? Somehow, it’s one of the hardest things we’re called to do. This month’s contributors explore forgiveness from many angles. Our interview is with Sita Lozoff, the co-founder of the Human Kindness Foundation, which sponsors the Prison-Ashram Project, encouraging incarcerated […]

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Conscious partnership

Love stories are the subject of countless movies, yet identifying those that portray partners behaving consciously is a more difficult assignment. In the early stages of relationships—and when things are going well—one hardly needs “consciousness” for the relationship to flourish. Hormones and euphoria suffice. It’s only when the going gets tough—often when relationships are falling apart—that consciousness, e.g., intentionally choosing how one will respond to life’s circumstances, is required. The […]

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James Norris | Angel of death

Chapter 1 – The Hiker – Ante Mortem Tears fell from her cheeks like the raindrops falling from the dark, swollen clouds that obscured the sky from horizon to horizon. Her gray, tattered, ankle-length dress whipped about her in the wind, and was soaked through. But her long, dark hair lay dry as though there was no wind or rain. Indeed, no rain touched her skin, not where her simple […]

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Margaret Karmazin | Premonition

Mia Osborne reached for her husband, but he was already climbing out of bed. “Gotta get going,” he said. “It’s four o’clock; you go back to sleep. I’ll feed Posey.” Mia sat up, still grabbing at his arm. “Don’t go,” she said. “I had a dream. Please, it’s not going to turn out well…if you go, you won’t come back.” “What?” he said irritably. “I don’t have time for dream […]

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