Monthly Archives: April 2014

A question for you

Can you help me with something? It’s a question needing answered. A small question, that’s a big deal. Why do you believe? I ask this with the heart of a fellow sojourner who mourns the loss of a life of … Continue reading

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For such a time as this

  I have spent my life looking for meaning purpose value hope that translates to a life worth living. I have earnestly done my best and failed splendidly. It is Easter morning. My long-favorite holiday. A day where suffering brings … Continue reading

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Value of Whimsy

    Life is serious business. We pay taxes, shovel snow, teach our kids to drive, hold their hands when they (or we) are sick, and encounter the meetings and partings of this temporal walk upon the earth. If we … Continue reading

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Resistance is futile

  This morning, I woke with a fresh crop of spider bites, the first mosquito nibbles of the year, and a steaming load of chagrin.  In the dark and jumpiness of a spider-welted early morning, resignation preyed upon my joy – … Continue reading

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Joy attendant

  After many stops and false starts; mascara that suddenly dribbled down my face, and a foot-dragging that would make any two-year-old proud, I finally made it to church…45 minutes into the conversation. I felt compelled to go though each … Continue reading

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Sweet spot

(As always, this thing writes itself so let’s see where we land…) This morning, I woke a bit after 4:00 to the rush of rain and rumble of electricity passing from cloud to ground and back again. The Hobbit House … Continue reading

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