Finding Peace | Thoughts | Travel | Uncategorized | Work In Process

Decisions, Decisions.

I have a decision to make. It’s not a big one. But it’s a choice laid out in front of me and I’m tired of these kinds of decisions. I’m just plain worn out with the contemplating and pondering and considering. The newness and the unknowns. I don’t want to make any decisions.I want to […]

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Faith & Encouragement | Finding Peace | Social Issues | Thoughts

5 Steps Toward Real Friendships

Alternatively titled:  What to do when you just don’t LIKE someone and you want to get on with your life. Oh!? That’s never happened to you? You’ve always been a great, big, brilliant ball of sweetness and sunshine, adoring everyone? Good for you, Pinocchio… For the rest of us, this happens sometimes and, despite some […]

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Faith & Encouragement | Sanctuary | Thoughts | Work In Process

Dying to Live

The best part of the story is that moment when light and joy show up and questions find answers.  Even the ones you didn’t know you were asking can be unraveled as the story unfolded and they are woven into the fabric of completion.  This is truly the beginning of the best part.  The very best […]

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Faith & Encouragement | Family Business | Sanctuary | Spiritual Issues | Uncategorized | Work In Process

Velvet Ribbons

Shaky voices will often Tell Stories that are uncomfortable and many would wish to keep Silent.  That’s ok.  Grace is Awkward.  Sometimes Truth is too.  Sometimes bondage even looks like Velvet Ribbons. ___________________________ Spiritual warfare. Not the Avengers.  Not Thor.  Not crazy mind games. Not the mystical white druid against the crumpled, dried-apple face, old […]

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Poetry

Broken Birds

One cannot witness Pain and Remain Unchanged. We will choose. To live. To love. To join. To look away. To walk away. To pretend. We must choose. Even silence is a choice. Even blindness is a choice. Even compassion is a choice. Joining into suffering so foreign In its nuance Tenderly Beckoning toward a Commonness of […]

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