Personal Environments

So far, I’ve been able to keep up with these daily blog posts.  However, it hasn’t been without challenges and consequences.  I’m usually in bed and asleep by nine and up at six, so staying up until midnight to blog and post left me absolutely exhausted.  So, I have to rethink my daily schedule and […]

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Understanding Grace

  As I’ve already mentioned, despite being raised with both Buddhist and Christian values, I don’t feel that I understand either religion very well. But this weekend, I’ve gained a better understanding of God’s grace. First a disclosure: I have rewritten this post so many times because it’s a long, complicated story about seeing someone […]

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Nevertheless

Today was a good day, and I started to write a post about it. However, it’s a long post and one that deserves proper attention. It’s a post about grace, more specifically understanding God’s grace. I’ve already mentioned that my mother is Buddhist, both my parents are, but as very young children, my siblings and […]

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Choosing to Suffer

The first Friday of February was freezing!  The snow came quickly this morning and pushed back all my plans for the day.  The little black dog and I stayed inside and kept ourselves busy; she was busy sleeping (she’s an old girl), and I took up suffering. Who volunteers to suffer?  Well, apparently me when […]

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