i am thanksFULL for:
*the view from my nest. looking out into the dark evening/night and seeing buildings with windows and rooms filled with light. light in the dark. makes me think of this post by Jen Lee.
*weekly tea dates with t.
*two voice mail messages from bella saved on my phone. i know both of these messages by heart.
*this year's journey to heart-shaped Africa.
*my spiritual director.
*the election of Barack Obama as the next President of the United States.
*the opportunity to practice mindFULLness while washing dishes.
*loving & connecting text & pix messages.
*attending & completing seminary & being ordained an interfaith minister.
*the gift of walking.
*forgiveness. in particular, self-forgiveness.
*my rosary beads & my mala beads.
*honoring myself, my whole self.