In My Village

In My Village

In my village, from this Land of Enchantment, the day after Thanksgiving, I feel a sense of prevailing wholeness and peace, amidst a sense of fear and shameful pride. Who are we? Why are we here? Why do we celebrate Thanksgiving? Has it become another water-downed...
Hope is a Four-Letter Word

Hope is a Four-Letter Word

I haven’t written and recited a Rosie’s Rumination in a long time. This is perhaps my 40thone. I asked my friend, what should I speak about. He said Hope. I ruminated on Hope during one of my walks. This is what came to me. Hope co-exists with Faith and Intention....
Fatherhood, Families & War

Fatherhood, Families & War

Today is Father’s Day, with a potent Full Moon in Sagitarrius tomorrow, Summer Solstice and Eclipses upon us…an astrologically transcendant time. I don’t expect many of you to like my Rumination today. It’s not the Hallmark kind – instead it’s a sharing of my...
The Nature of the Calling

The Nature of the Calling

from John O’Donohue’s book, “To Bless the Space Between Us.” “The nature of the calling can change over time, taking a person down pathways never anticipated. The calling opens new territories within the heart; this in turn deepens the...