I’ve gone back and forth, internally debating if I should write about this, and yet, “the overflow of the heart the mouth will speak.” Continue reading “Loss of Words”
“You know that you are my pretty princess?” I can’t even count the number of times I have told my daughter that, and yet it stabs me in the heart every time the words flowing out of my mouth. She always smiles and makes the, “Mmm Hmm,” sound with her mouth closed. Continue reading “My Princess”
My son, Jonathan, is my first-born. You know that whole time period in the middle of the pregnancy when everyone pounds you with the question of, “Is it a boy or girl?” Continue reading “Just Breathe”
A worthy faith must bear the test of lived experience in the real world – our discoveries and disappointments, expectations and betrayals, assumptions and surprises. It is in the ongoing dialogue between self and world, between community and lived reality, that meaning – a faith – takes form.
Sharon D. Parks – Big Questions Worthy Dreams
Almost every night I skim through the Instagram feed on my phone. It is after all about the only social media outlet I consume these days. During the process of constantly scrolling up there came a picture of an open highway near dusk. Continue reading “Unexplainable”
This is completely off the wall from what I normally write about, but needs to be said.