Welcome to the Community

Today, my friends welcomed a son into their lives.  And the world welcomed new parents and a family.  I received the message and precious photo via text from the hospital. Friendship – a word that expresses the power of community. “In the sweetness of friendship let there be laughter, and sharing of pleasures. For inContinue reading “Welcome to the Community”

Breaking out…

“The shell must break before the bird can fly.” Alfred Tennyson Birds break shells so they can fly.  My question – do birds know they will be able to fly BEFORE they break the shell?  Or does it come as a surprise? It seems that humanity is better at building shells than breaking them.  MaybeContinue reading “Breaking out…”