The Angel In The Bookstore. And When Color Draws People Together.


With writing overdue, swimming, infant respite this summer…I just couldn’t make one more decision. “Where do you want to go?  School shoes shopping or the the bookstore?” Husband had been working late, it was well after dinner and I just didn’t want to go home. I thought for sure my seven year old would pick shoes. […]

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When Life Has Landmines. How to Respond.


I look around, outside my life, and see a war zone. Families. Children. Marriages. Almost as if the world is walking around blind, unaware that they are stepping on…. Landminds. I grieve the catastrophes.  My eight year old neighbor, like a son, having to move because his parents are divorcing. A mom struggling as her nine […]

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