This isn’t a success story. It’s a failure story. It’s about broken pride and a faith crisis. It’s about being wrong. It’s about questioning your family, your morals, and your upbringing. It’s about pain. But it’s also about how those things give birth to something greater, something essential to true happiness: the ever-elusive quality of self-acceptance. The “Flawless” Problem I grew up in a large, noisy, busy-body Catholic family. I was born between a Type A, go-getting sister who possessed pathologically efficient organizational skills and a musically inclined brother with fabulous, gravity-defying hair. He was followed by my younger...Read More
Author: Bernadette Harris
The Braided Way is a framework to see every faith tradition as a strand, braided into a larger whole of spiritual awareness. In the Braided Way, combining spiritual practice from various faiths allow us to explore sacred experience and wonder in forms that resonate with our personal spiritual needs and sacred intuitions. In today’s culture, many people shun religious dogma, but yearn for spiritual connection. The Braided Way allows the ceremonies and practices of multiple faiths to be available without the confinements of cultural dogma.