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Mel Soriano
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A Nomadic, Avuncular, Gleek Geek Spiritualist Episcopalian. Humbled by God's blessings, awed by musicals, working against bullying & causes of homelessness.
A Nomadic, Avuncular, Gleek Geek Spiritualist Episcopalian. Humbled by God's blessings, awed by musicals, working against bullying & causes of homelessness.

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The Camino of Gratitude
The Facebook group I started before I began my third journey along the Camino - The Camino of Healing - has wandered along with me on my pilgrimages, my explorations of the soul, and my life. It always invites prayer requests and offers encouragement to tho...
The Camino of Gratitude
The Camino of Gratitude
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Last Day of School, First Day of Summer
Today's the last day of school for Stephen, my husband. He says goodbye to his second-graders, his kids. And he gets to rest and figure out what to do during summer vacation (don't worry, he'll be busy). This day is also marked by something else. My life re...
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Remembering... by Forgetting
I meet regularly with a spiritual director. For those who aren't familiar with what a spiritual director does, he or she is not a guru where you follow their directions unchallenged. No, many religious traditions encourage using spiritual guides to help bel...
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Remembering by Forgetting
I meet regularly with a spiritual director. For those who aren't familiar with what a spiritual director does, he or she is not a guru where you follow their directions unchallenged. No, many religious traditions encourage using spiritual guides to help bel...
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Four More Years
I saw in the news that President George H. W. Bush was hospitalized for a blood infection, a serious situation given his age of 93. This comes a day after the funeral of his wife of 73 years, Barbara Bush. Many acknowledge that the first year after the loss...
Four More Years
Four More Years
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Extending an invitation
I invite you to join me in reflections and prayers. This Holy Week, on Maundy Thursday / Holy Thursday, I'll again be participating in the all night vigil at All Saints Episcopal in Pasadena, California. Though it's quite a lot to post on this blog, I'll be...
Extending an invitation
Extending an invitation
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Overpacking, Stones, and Strangers - The Camino to Easter
I walk out of the monastery in Sahagun, Spain in Sep 2014 and am awed by the sunset As we enter Holy Week, after a season of loss, I realize that there are lessons from the Camino which are helping me walk the journey to the cross, with others, with Christ....
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Wiping the Ashes Away
Photo from a visit to Coventry Cathedral, UK. 2013. There are moments when I realize that the family and people around me mean more than relationships, more than knowledge, more than a good story and a laugh. They represent more than genetic connections and...
Wiping the Ashes Away
Wiping the Ashes Away
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Just a Matter of Time
There is nothing new in facing death. It's been discussed for thousands of years. And sometimes certain phrases, such as the "to sleep, perchance to dream" soliloquy in Hamlet show that people have ruminated on death versus life ages ago, in words far more ...
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When Ashes Feel Like Salt
For some who observe the season of Lent, Ash Wednesday is an anchor that prepares us for the penitential season. Before we get to celebrate life made new on Easter, we positively must recognize that all things must die. Christ died. We must die. Death canno...
When Ashes Feel Like Salt
When Ashes Feel Like Salt
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