Alrighty, folks. I wrote to you a bit ago about my new welcome mat which reads,
Come on in,
We’re not ready
And I told you about the joy and angst it brings me.
Joy because YES, THE DOOR IS OPEN even though WE’RE NEVER READY. Joy because COME IN, ANYWAY, and “ready” is overrated. Joy because we choose Welcoming the Wanderers over Pristine Pretend. And joy because there’s something intimate and vulnerable and real about allowing others to bear witness to the mess and the madness. ...