Light a Candle

Light a Candle

“It is better to light a candle than curse the darkness.”   ~Eleanor Roosevelt This morning I woke up to rain drumming the roof, a dreary Monday, the 70-somethingth day of quarantine, ahead of me a full day helping five kids do school at home and doing...
To Everything There is a Season

To Everything There is a Season

“I don’t know what lies around the bend,  but I’m going to believe that the best does.”  ~Anne of Green Gables I have blogged only twice in the past two years, and life has changed a lot during the passing of that time. I’ve discovered...
On Thanksgiving and Grief

On Thanksgiving and Grief

It’s been 364 days since I last wrote and I’ve never had so much inside me, yet so little power to articulate. The past year’s events mean life will never be the same. And yet in so many ways, life is the same. The week after my mom died I reached out to a friend who...
Grace upon Grace

Grace upon Grace

To be grateful is to recognize the love of God in everything He has given us — and He has given us everything. Every breath we draw is a gift of His love, every moment of existence is a grace, for it brings with it immense graces from...
Inscape

Inscape

“I do not think that I have ever seen anything more beautiful than the bluebell … I know the beauty of the Lord by it.”~ Gerard Manley HopkinsSpring will depart in days, and I am looking ahead to summer. It’s been a strange year,...
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