After a moment’s pause, I replied, “If you want to step into the chaos with us, you are so very welcome.”
Like the biblical saints, the great host of witnesses that form the sisterhood is all around me, even when I don’t see it. There is something holy in the bond of women.
Here’s the thing about Christ’s commandment to love your neighbor as yourself: it’s brutal.
Pausing to count three good things helped me to keep my balance when it felt as if the whole world was trying to knock me over.