IN THE IMAGE OF GOD

I was five and saw this woman who I told my Bubby was so ugly. She is beautiful in God’s eyes. She is a creation of the divine, she said. Beauty is not in the eyes of the beholder Beauty is in the wisdom of the creator You look like a whale the little boyContinue reading “IN THE IMAGE OF GOD”

PIED BEAUTY

Recently, I was challenged to see the beauty in a series of things mentioned in a poem by Gerard Manley Hopkins, called Pied Beauty. For those who are not familiar with it, and for those who are, here is the poem. Glory be to God for dappled things – For skies of couple-colour as aContinue reading “PIED BEAUTY”