i am compelled

to write (again) as I read. I am being moved. Just read a page that has somehow dissolved a knot, loosened it like a soft breeze flowing through curtains. I continued to glean (have been gleaning a lot lately) as I read more, so much that I am suddenly here — at a place of peace, and wrote on a random piece of paper:

move from what you could do “if” to what you should do now

Discerning the Voice of God

by Priscilla Shirer

I have read the little book before. It is a bit mangled and frayed but filled with kernels of wisdom and thought-provoking passages.

glean
2: to gather information or material bit by bit