still sitting here with you

wanderlust, we grab the keys our thousandth date-just you and me there’s nowhere else I’d rather be than journeying with you silence says a thousand words our love is loud, it’s sound is heard there’s nowhere else I’d rather be than sitting here with you we banter on with simple chatter we talk of life […]

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Fretting

Who of you by worrying can add a single hour to your life?  Luke 12:25 For many years, I thought that worrying was equated with love- and that worrying was a good thing. After all, you don’t worry about something that isn’t important to you- or to someone you love. It’s been a long, arduous process, […]

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hummingbirds and being still…

 fluttering wings  impressive speed they hover, they wait for their turn to feed  sounds like helicopters buzz through the sky is it a bird? a plane? it’s a hummingbird passing by…  they give and they take without worry or care having faith that their portion  will always be there  I had the pleasure of spending a […]

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late fees…facing the shame of my overdue library books

My fears of what “might be” are far worse than reality Only realized in  retrospection so I’m striving to do better and not be such a  “fretter” as I take the time for   reflection I have a little confession to make: I am a procrastinator…and a little forgetful.  So once I have procrastinated- even just […]

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squinting in a fog

the fog had settled  low and warm  upon the ground  and without form  a silent blanket waits for night hiding in the wake of twilight keeping watch for coming stars that hang down from the sky afar expectantly I wait for Him  even as the day grows dim We don’t yet see things clearly. We’re squinting […]

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For I know the plans…

“For I know the plans I have for you,” says the Lord. “They are plans for good and not for disaster, to give you a future and a hope.   Jeremiah 29:11 Recently, I received a message from someone that simply said this- “your words matter.” A great encouragement to me… and a reminder that […]

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stuff gets in the way

all these things get in the way blocking my clear vision stuff that I’ve stuffed here and there distracts me from my mission too much stuff makes me feel stuffy  every breath becomes a chore with all this stuff  stuffed everywhere I can’t take it anymore! I often complain about the view from my house. […]

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