Tag Archives: Spiritual

  • A Heavy Heart

    Between the tragedy in Oregon and now the one in Connecticut my heart is literally breaking.  Sometimes, regardless of how much faith I believe I have, life just doesn’t make sense…  Sometimes it is impossible to rationalize an idea that presupposes there is a greater plan…  Sometimes I wonder, “Have we so lost our way […]

  • A Place at the Table

    With last week’s election, we in the LGBTQ Community have been afforded an opportunity like no other in our history.  We have a President who was elected for a second term that believes we and every other minority in this country deserves a place at the table.  I believe this is a defining moment for […]

  • Help

    Why are so many of us so hesitant to utter this four letter word? Is it because we believe it shows weakness? Or because we are stubborn and believe we can do everything ourselves? Or maybe it’s because we don’t want to feel beholden to someone else? Whatever the reason, one thing is for sure… […]

  • Thank You!

    We have all experienced times in our lives where we’re caught in a whirlwind. Times when every waking moment is consumed by the drama of our day, or week, or month, or year…  Times when the best we can hope for is to just keep our heads above water.  But when the dust finally settles […]

  • An Open Letter to Parents

    Dear Mom and Dad, First, I would like to thank you for the gift of my life.  The weight of that gift, to me, is clear… I have a responsibility to live my life with love and respect…  Compassion and hope…  Patience and understanding…  And not just for myself but for those who share my […]

  • Thank you for being a friend…

    There is no greater gift than that of a friend’s trust. Cherish it with everything you are.   Michael Foley