I’m Feeling Like a Japanese Bowl Today


Today is the one month anniversary of my car crash.  I’ve been on the mend ever since.  It hasn’t been easy, but through prayer, meditation, journaling and the healing prayers of family and friends, and the work of the doctors and physical therapists, I am healing.

A dear friend of mine posted a YouTube video today, with photos and lyrics by Peter Mayer…a song about a Japanese bowl.  Here are the lyrics:

I’m like one of those Japanese bowls That were made long ago
I have some cracks in me They have been filled with gold

That’s what they used back then When they had a bowl to mend
It did not hide the cracks It made them shine instead

So now every old scar shows from every time I broke
And anyone’s eyes can see I’m not what I used to be

But in a collector’s mind All of…

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