It’s that time of year again. The leaves are crunching under my feet, the mums are blooming, and the skeletons are coming out. I can feel the edges of grief tugging at me. Memories of desperate prayers, resignation, loss, and failure are creeping in with the ghosts being hung in store windows. This excerpt from… Read More The Trees and I Are Letting Go Again
My prayer today is you will not hold on to your failures as a weight to prevent you from reaching up to heaven, but you would lay them down as a step you stand on to bring you closer to God. … Read More TRIPPING OR CLIMBING?
Thanks to all those whose ears are slightly damaged but still love me!… Read More SLIGHTLY OFF KEY
Every petty inch of me wanted to defend myself in a sarcastic manner similar to what I have done here.… Read More IN DEFENSE OF NOTHING
Last night at dinner, my children asked my husband to tell them the ranch dressing story. This is a story he has told them many times before about accidentally pouring ranch dressing all over himself when he was a kid. When the story ended, the kids asked for another, and another, and another…. My wonderful husband regaled… Read More TALES FROM THE DINNER TABLE