Seeing Being Seen

Seeing Being Seen

By David Westerlund 1. We do not want our true self to be seen; the experience is too vulnerable. And yet we do want to be seen, and be deeply loved. We live life in this often unexamined tension of what we want and what feels safe. I just finished an “Improv...
Keeping Watch: Vital Embodiment

Keeping Watch: Vital Embodiment

Keeping Watch: Vital Embodiment By David Westerlund Editor’s Note: This year we’re welcoming advent with a series called Keeping Watch. As we read in Common Prayer, “God getting born in a barn reminds us that God shows up in the most forsaken corners of the earth.”...