A Penny for My Thoughts

June 23, 2016

Yesterday after lunch with a friend I walked into a few shops in town. “Just looking, thank you” was my answer to each and every eager salesperson. I meandered through a new home furnishings shop. A few things caught my eye but nothing gave me pause until I neared the exit and spotted something familiar […]

A Celtic Blessing

March 17, 2015

There is a pause in the Catholic mass after the Consecration and before distribution of Communion, where the congregation is asked to call to mind and silently pray for those who died. I have my usual list of names, but last week the names of my grandparents and great-grandparents came into my thoughts. I reflected […]