You are closer to glory leaping an abyss/than upholstering a rut,” said poet James Broughton. What are the perils and rewards of risk-taking, and what can spur us to taking more risks in our precious lives?
For many people, life is described as being “crazy-busy” with no time for self-care. Not only is there no time but turning away from work and obligations in order to care for ourselves can feel indulgent or even risky. However, through mindfulness and self-compassion, there are ways to nurture our hearts and souls in an […]
The late UU minister Forrest Church defined religion as “our human response to the dual reality of being alive and having to die.” What happens after we die? Let’s explore this almost-taboo subject from some unusual and possibly amusing angles.
It’s trite, but it’s true…to love is to risk. Love takes nerves of steel and hearts of softness.