A Poem for Christmas

May we know ourselves this Season That for everything there is a reason That within the darkness there is light Just as green buds follow winter night And so does life unfold before us Asking us to simply trust Nature’s rhythm is in our soul Dark and light to make us whole.    

Ubur to Ubud

After two days in Denpasar, we head to Ubud, a town an hour away full of wood & stone carvings and much artistry and yoga and other goodies. The ride service Ubur is here, so we find a ride with a kind Seventh-day Adventist who tells us that God hadn’t blessed him with a son. I tell him “well, not […]