Feast of Mary Magdalene (Legacy of Voice and Heart)

Today, I celebrate Mary Magdalene —and her story with Christ. She had an intimate friendship with Christwhose presence transformed her. Yet, her experience with Christ wasn’t believed: From Mark 16:1-20, Mary was the first to encounter the risen Christ,“Excitedly, Mary told them, “He’s alive and I’ve seen him!” But even after hearing this, they didn’t believe her.” From the Gospel of Mary Magdalene (page 17 v14-20)once Mary Madelene was given access to sacred knowledge from Christand she shared it with the other disciples, “And Peter added:How is it possible that the Teacher talkedin this manner, with a woman,about secrets of…

Wild Woman

I am a wild woman baring my feet in the foam of the seas, living on the creative edge where ideas pop and imagination whirs; where the flow of the Spirit leads me into shadows, holds my hand while I make peace with the beast within, learn from the dragon, sit with evil, befriend the enemy. I am the untamable, angered by tragedy, desiring love, confused by my knowing and lack of follow through; bewildered by the unknown, hanging onto questions. I am encouraged by 
other wild spirits to keep voicing, creating, living. I move forth to leave a footprint…