If these walls could cry

The Parables of Peanuts… Henri Nouwen… Thomas Merton… The Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius… She keeps coming back to these books – and their kind – in my religion shelves here. She just stays there in front, looking at the titles on the spines (perhaps, ‘seeing’ would be a more suitable term). She sees those… Continue reading If these walls could cry

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No other reason but to be a saint

We drove through a long road. Some parts had arching trees, some had upright ones, some had none, but most of the path made us feel protected. We were behind a tricycle carrying slender tree trunks (bamboo shoots, perhaps?) on top of its canopy. Behind us was another tricycle. As the one ahead turned right… Continue reading No other reason but to be a saint

Whose tears reflected the stars

"Take Lord, and receive all my liberty, my memory, my understanding, and my entire will, all that I have and possess. Thou hast given all to me. To Thee, O lord, I return it. All is Thine, dispose of it wholly according to Thy will. Give me Thy love and thy grace, for this is… Continue reading Whose tears reflected the stars

Books Read this 2015 #2

Kisses from Katie: A Story of Relentless Love and Redemption - Katie Davis “I realized that there are no statistics in Katie’s world. There are only people, and every life matters.” - Beth Clark, Foreword to Kisses from Katie I wasn’t looking for this book when I was browsing the bookshelf last January, but when I… Continue reading Books Read this 2015 #2