It is Time to Rest

Do not worry, child. Breathe deeply now. The Living Spirit is within you; she fears not the wild. I, who can calm a storm, can give you rest.   You are not alone here. Look to my face And do not hide your eyes, my dear. For I am standing before you with open arms. … Continue reading It is Time to Rest

The Intersection of Homesick and Grateful

As one of my favorite holidays rapidly approaches, I’m hit with frequent reminders that this year will be different than my most recent years. I won’t go to Thanksgiving dinner at my professor’s house with my peers; instead, I will go to a Thanksgiving retreat at the cabins at La Malinche with my fellow YAGMs. … Continue reading The Intersection of Homesick and Grateful