Shall We Dance?
August 8, 2017 - Acceptance , Buddhist Basics , Common Voices , Compassion , Interconnected , Real Life - by Krupsch - No Comments
How awesome is my wife? Walking in the house with arms full of groceries I said, “I accidentally offended a Christian woman while talking to the flowers at Kroger.” Cathy didn’t look up from the paper she was writing. She wasn’t surprised about any of the phrases in that sentence. […]Read More
Charity and Stone
June 20, 2017 - Buddhist Basics , Compassion , Family , Memory , Middle Way - by Krupsch - No Comments
I come from a long line of Tennessee hillbillies …er…Appalachian Americans. My grandparents on my father’s side, Charity Grace Rupard and William “Stone” Rupard, were subsistence farmers who owned land in a holler (hollow) in Laurel Bloomery, Tennessee. Where’s that? As my uncle Claude would say, “It’s right down the […]Read More