you won’t know that squall in the soul
as when you pondered your place in the world.
Whatever that was, now is.
As they joylessly wait for reassignment,
they dangle their feet into the blue abyss at the brink
of heaven like boys on a wall bumping their sneakers
on the bricks below.
A sacred dream sends one man on the perilous trail of toxic honey in Nepal.
A few days later, I came out to my husband. Our marriage exploded into shards in a matter of minutes.
Quietly, though. The sort of view
people look at and say awesome
while taking pictures of their faces
with their phones with nature scenes
Nature’s beauty can be fleeting — but not through Louie Schwartzberg’s lens. His stunning time-lapse photography, accompanied by powerful words from Benedictine monk Brother David Steindl-Rast, serves as a meditation on being grateful for every day.