Innermost House Weblog
November 30, 2012
Speaking only for myself, the Innermost Life is outwardly very simple but inwardly deeply complex. The relationship between that simplicity and that complexity is a Mystery. It is the central mystery of my life...
A PRAYER TO ME NOW
November 28, 2012
Innermost House has become a prayer to me now. That is what I found. It is my prayer forever. I shall always be Diana of Innermost House...
THANK YOU ALL
November 26, 2012
It will soon be a year since the night I left Innermost House for the last time. I chose to leave that secret world in order to share it more openly. Yet looking back over my own words...
November 21, 2012
It is middle afternoon. Outside the woods preserve their winter twilight. Thanksgiving dinner has been cooking over the coals in the hearth since late morning...
IN A QUIET SPIRIT
November 23, 2012
Yesterday we celebrated Thanksgiving with a family at their home here in the East. The landscape along the way to their house wore the colors of remembering..
November 19, 2012
Thanksgiving morning! Winter mornings always begin with the cold at Innermost House. On the coldest days the chill never really passes, but lingers in the corners with remnants of the night...
November 16, 2012
Caves and tipis are places of freedom. In the years before Innermost House there seldom seemed anything in the world worth having that did not just add to the burden of unreality around me, so I seldom wanted anything...
November 14, 2012
In a real way, Innermost House was born out of a search for freedom and peace. Freedom from a world that made no sense to me. The peace of an Innermost Life of meaning...
November 12, 2012
I attended a Veteran's Day parade over the weekend. There must have been three hundred veterans altogether, men and women, old and young. Most walked. Some were in wheelchairs...
November 10, 2012
I have gone round and round trying to put into words my experience of the Innermost Life, and again and again you have all somehow understood me. You have often explained me to myself!...
NORMAL TO ME
November 7, 2012
My life has always been a mystery to me. I am accustomed to the world in which I find myself again, but somehow it continues to take me completely by surprise...
November 5, 2012
The Conversation. When I am asked to name the innermost fact of my Innermost Life, my answer is always the Conversation. The seed from which Innermost House grew and the seed I took from it...
A LARGER UNITY
November 2, 2012
I have suffered since early childhood from a sense of divideness. It began as near to me as my own family, and edged its way outward to touch everyone and everything...