Goodbye Baby Roots

Goodbye Baby Roots

We’ve made our home in the woods for just shy of three years, and so, as these things go, it is time we pull up our baby roots this summer and make our way to San Antonio, Texas. You heard it right, my Texas-flag tattooed, Rudy’s BBQ obsessed, cowboy boot wearing,...
A Theme For The New Year …

A Theme For The New Year …

If I am being honest, I didn’t want to write this today. In the face of a new year, I have been praying for weeks now for a theme to carve out for the next 365 days. Instead, all I could think about is how I struggle nonstop with feeling crushingly inadequate as a...
An Intentional Advent

An Intentional Advent

Advent season is my favorite.I am usually in a daze of wonder for the whole of December. Star stricken by the Divine humanity. It is a well from which to draw all year long.The clearest memories I have of Christmas as a child are threefold. I remember reading the...
Happy First Birthday Darling Girl

Happy First Birthday Darling Girl

To my darling girl, my girl of grace. Before I begin … A dear friend said recently, “Sometimes life just becomes unsayable, and being quiet is the only sound a person can make.” And so I have been, in my virtual space, sitting in silence while I do...
On Healing

On Healing

So this little postscript on healing is the accidental part two to my previous post. And happens to be the prompt for a lovely community of grace filled writers who get together on Fridays and write and read and encourage. HEAL(ING) See, after all that, after 11 plus...