Much to my surprise, my spiritual guide now is the river who lives about a block from me.  We visit when I can, and she shows me her wisdom, which is ever changing and pretty nearly always relevant.  So I share what I learn.  We teach our dogs to share; it’s a family value!  I provide Spiritual Witness to people who don’t have a river nearby, sitting and holding the space for their own tidal flows.  Most of the time, I have no idea what I am doing, and then I remember: I’m not the doer, I am only the holder of space for people to listen deeply to their own inner tides.

Many years ago I went through a very traditional training for Spiritual Directors, a title I threw out almost immediately upon completion.  But I do have peer supervisors and belong to the International Spiritual Directors organization, so I guess I know a little….


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