Lent: For the Friday after Ash Wednesday

Lent: For the Friday after Ash Wednesday

First, a little history. For nearly 2,000 years, Christians throughout the whole world have observed a season called Lent – a (generally) 40-day period of time leading up to Easter. It begins, for western Christians, at least, on Ash Wednesday – exactly 46 days before...
“Vignette”

“Vignette”

I would like to be still and know simple things, like your eyes, feel the breeze, warm water, the hem of your blouse on my wrist, without telling a story, but I remember when you met me in the belly of the big fish cannery that summer in Uganik Bay. You pressed my wet...