When Storm’s Rise. Where Big Meaning is found in Small Words. And a Children’s Story.


Some days.  Big words don’t flatter.  Like at 6:00 a.m.  Three girls.  With three different problems.  Needing coddling.  And talking.  While, stomach refuses coffee. Some days.  The King James Version, sounds like Greek and Hebrew. More than English.  Brain fogged with counseling.  And phone calls.  And court dates for kids that keep on needing…. So much. […]

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When Carpets Are Stained With Blue Fingernail Polish and Faith.


When we took her in. It was not for profit. It was the God voice. The voice that whispered…. “Will you follow me?” And sometimes faith is like swimming.  Where toe dipping caution into “believing”.  Just doesn’t cut it. Either you dive in.  Or you are left cold on the shores of “unbelieving”.  Sinking deep in […]

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Why UNITE? Link-up!


I refused to do it.  For months.  For days.  I swore I would never do a blog hop.  I mean, just the sound of it…reminds me more of a bunny rabbit…..than any online artistic writing that I had hoped to dabble in. And it’s not Easter. And my specialty is not so much organizing. Initiating. And […]

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Broken Together. A Love Story. And a 20 Year Letter of Thanks.


I was cynical of love. I was a cynic of a lot of things. I had closed off my heart. Living a reckless life. And isn’t it when eyes are most blind. When darkness prevails. That the slant of new light….shines most clear.  Finding hope in the night? Yes, I wasn’t looking for love.  I wasn’t looking for […]

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Thanksgiving. In Pictures.


1 Chronicles 29:13 Now, our God, we give you thanks, and praise your glorious name. Psalm 100:4 Enter his gates with thanksgiving and his courts with praise; give thanks to him and praise his name. Psalm 106:1Praise the LORD. Give thanks to the LORD, for he is good; his love endures forever. Psalm 118:28You are my God, and […]

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