Author Archive | Adele Ryan McDowell

Deep peace to you

This traditional Gaelic blessing is both meditation and prayer to me. The cadence and rhythm of the words moves me into a place of stillness and expansiveness. In our topsy-turvy, fast-paced world, may I offer you this bouquet of soulful words. Deep peace, deep peace of the running wave to you; Deep peace of the […]

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Take god care

It started simply enough, a run of the mill typo. Instead of signing off with my usual “Take good care,” I had missed an “o” and written “Take god care.” I noticed right away, but opted not to correct my mistake. This was fun and, besides, I look for messages and meanings in almost everything […]

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My winter of quietude

I have earmarked the next three months of winter and early spring as a time of rest, reflection, rejuvenation and deep breathing. Yes, I will continue to tend to my 3D world and professional responsibilities, but it is time to air out the innards and reorganize my being. I have no wild get-up-and-go plans, but […]

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