Quiet Creativity

I say that I want to come to the page with gravity and respect, but then my words feel heavy and fall flat. There's expectation {from myself} that whatever I say must be profound and inspiring. The weight of the pressure I've placed on myself stalls my fingers; I've placed a dam at my heart's … Continue reading Quiet Creativity

{To Do}

Come to Me, all who are weary and heavy-laden, and I will give you rest. {Matthew 11:28} I've got something missing from my "To Do" list... Do you? {Don't ever miss a post! Sign up to have them delivered to your inbox or subscribe in a reader. You do not want to miss what’s coming!} Today I'm … Continue reading {To Do}

Coming in out of the wind

It comes the very moment you wake up each morning. All your wishes and hopes for the day rush at you like wild animals. And the first job each morning consists simply in shoving them all back; in listening to that other voice, taking that other point of view, letting that other larger, stronger, quieter … Continue reading Coming in out of the wind


For my fifth birthday my grandpa took me out and got me a puppy. Without asking my parents first. But that's another story. Bringing home that wiggly little bundle of red fur was so exciting. He was a Vizsla, we named him Joseph and the Coat of Many Colors; we called him Joe. After the … Continue reading Release!