Tag: dawn

Rise to Taste the Dawn

I rise to taste the dawn, and find that love alone will shine today. – Ken Wilber

Wednesday of Hope – Look for the Light

There is light in the darkness. You just have to find it. – bell hooks

Wednesday of Hope – The Light Always Returns

There is a perfectly still moment right before dawn, when the sun gathers itself and then steps into the dark world and everything is so filled with light that any doubts from that long night are barely a memory. It is the way of… Continue Reading “Wednesday of Hope – The Light Always Returns”

Wednesday of Hope – Darkest before Dawn

On this Feast of St. Lucy, whose name means Light – celebrated in the darkest days in the Northern Hemisphere, I’ve chosen this quote for those times we find ourselves in darkness, no matter the time of year or the hemisphere. We must believe… Continue Reading “Wednesday of Hope – Darkest before Dawn”

Wednesday of Hope – Hope Begins in the Dark

Hope begins in the dark, the stubborn hope that if you just show up and try to do the right thing, the dawn will come. You wait and watch and. work: you don’t give up. – Anne Lamotte

Where Do You Tell Your Secrets?

The breezes at dawn have secrets to tell you. Don’t go back to sleep. – Jalaluddin Rumi

Spirituality Means Waking Up

Spirituality means waking up. Most people, even though they don’t know it, are asleep. They’re born asleep, they live asleep, they marry in their sleep, they breed children in their sleep, they die in their sleep without ever waking up. They never understand the… Continue Reading “Spirituality Means Waking Up”

Wednesday of Hope – Hope in the Darkest Times

Hope is the deep orientation of the human soul that can be held at the darkest times. – Vaclav Havel

Waking with a Winged Heart

Wake at dawn with a winged heart and give thanks for another day of loving. – Kahil Gibran

A Serious Thing

It is a serious thing just to be alive on this fresh morning in this broken world. – Mary Oliver