Flower Communion Compassion Meditation
Consider for a moment what you need upon your journey. Do you need a companion? A community? A moment to pause…?
A Pagan Retelling of the Prayer of St. Francis
Goddess, make me an instrument of peace…
Glory, Hallelujah and the Universal Manager
Glory, Hallelujah and the Universal Manager Helen Rose September 27, 2019 Gosh, what was the last time I wrote a blog post? It’s been a hot minute, and I’m so glad to be back. You might notice the blog looks quite a bit different. As I prepared to enter my new job, I took down…
Written by Helen Rose. Delivered at Westside Unitarian Universalist Church on June 2, 2019.
A Ritual for Honoring Pain
I’ve been at kind of a loss as to how I should proceed with my blog. I love writing and I love sharing my journey – and I also feel like what I’ve been posting lately (when it isn’t poetry) has been really preachy and leans toward oversharing rather than actual vulnerability. (Thanks to Brené Brown…
On Alcohol, Awakening, and Rising
On Alcohol, Awakening, and Rising Helen Rose March 24, 2019 I will be two years sober this July. The last two years have been transformative in ways I never could have imagined, and the first gift of Divine love that I gave myself on this leg of my journey was recovery. Recovery allowed me to…