The New Northeast

tracking the Spirit in the Episcopal Diocese of Maine

Monday, October 10, 2016

Whelmed in the city of compassion

by Heidi Shott Canon for Communication and Advocacy Many years ago a wise woman – named Esther – introduced the notion of “whelmed” to me. She posited that it was possible to be not overwhelmed, not underwhelmed, but simply whelmed – full to the brim. Upon waking on this third morning in Amman, that’s exactly…

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