susan walley schlesman

author, teacher, soul-seeker, litérateur

hope and justice FOR A BETTER WORLD

10 things I’m learning this summer

10 Things I'm learning this summer SEveral things have reared their little heads this summer. literally. By necessity, I’m learning a lot this summer.  That’s how most of us learn anything. We’re forced to. School requirements, word demands, financial motivation,...

Shine on: 6 ways to refresh your spirit & someone else’s

Shine On: 6 Ways to refresh your spirit & someone else's I'd like you to shine on. Here are 6 ways to refresh your spirit and someone else's. Because we all feel like we're disappearing into the darkness. We need each other. the darker the night, the more brightly...

RESURRECTION SUNDAY: MARY MAGDALENE’S JOY

RESURRECTION SUNDAY: MARY MAGDALENE'S JOY On resurrection sunday, mary magdalene's grief turned to joy. Early Sunday morning, in the crisp, the coldest air, just before dawn, I met Mary, Joanna, and Salome at the city gate. We huddled together while we walked to...

Good friday: Mary’s heartache

GOOD FRIDAY: JESUS' DEATH & MARY'S HEARTACHE Mary reflects on Jesus' life while standing at the foot of the cross Ever since Gabriel appeared to me, when I was just a frightened teenage girl, I've pondered the miracle of a God becoming man. I actually raised the...

THURSDAY NIGHT: PETER’S DENIAL

THURSDAY NIGHT: PETER'S DENIAL Thursday night: Peter's deniES KNOWING JESUS. Everyone experiences high and low points in their spiritual journey. Mine are pretty obvious. The first high occurred while my brother Andrew and I were casting our nets out over the Sea of...

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