I was reading Mark Russell’s blog the other day about being empty to be full, which were the words of the archbishop… Then this morning during prayers i read a mediation by Anne Morrow Lindberg which spoke of the same, here it is….
It is a difficult lesson to learn today, to leave one’s friends and family and deliberately practice the art of solitude for an hour a day or a week. For me, the break is the most difficult….
And yet, once it is done, i find there is a quality to being alone that is incredibly precious.
Life rushes back in the void, richer, more vivid, more fuller than before.