Expanding Events of Memory

Expanding Events of Memory

Memory and “Memoria” (oddly enough) expand “The New.” I say “oddly” because when speaking of memory, I imagine that most of us usually think of the past. “Memoria” (Book II of The Way of the Marys), speaks of “the miraculous and often ignored human capacity for, and...
Receptive Time – Part V

Receptive Time – Part V

I’ll not stop my received writing on my sabbatical but tend to it. I will, by now, have wrapped myself up in Mary’s embrace through “her month” of May, and felt the return of  warmth and green grass and spring flowers here in Minnesota.  The Center for A Course of...
Receptive Time – Part IV

Receptive Time – Part IV

I invite you, through A Course of Love, as well as “Mirari” and “Memoria,” (the first two books of the Way of the Mary series) to see what happens as you let go of predetermined ways and embrace the new that is “your” way. I am about to do this myself as I begin my...
Receptive Time – Part III

Receptive Time – Part III

Creating The New is not a massive undertaking, like a big project we need to take up. It’s about doing what we do each day in a “receptive” way. The “old” way overtly pushes us toward a predetermined course of actions and outcomes. Many are happy to encourage us to...
Receptive Time – Part II

Receptive Time – Part II

Mary of Nazareth’s receptive way of life reflects the way whose time has come because we too, are to birth the divine into time. But here’s the catch: we’ve got to be ourselves to do so, and this means being free of those “should do” things that we believe are needed...
Receptive Time – Part I

Receptive Time – Part I

As many of you already know (if you’ve read “Mirari” or many of these Musings) I start my day, and do almost all of my writing, in a cabin in the woods behind my yard. I like being out for sunrise and am familiar with life on my plot of ground. As I head out each day,...