Surrender…
Surrender…
/ March 29, 2019 0 COMMENTS
I can carry my own load, It is the essence of the me I am, I have learned to modify ...
Traffic….
Traffic….
/ March 25, 2019 0 COMMENTS
This is an observation on time and asks: How does a mere minute of that precious commodity, time, affect the amount of traffic on the road as I make the 14 mile journey into school from ...
Passing Judgement…
Passing Judgement…
/ March 18, 2019 1 COMMENTS
I belong to a small group in East Texas.  We are parents who dedicate a day a week to remember and pray for our children. We are a powerful band that lifts each other up as we are ...
A Change of Heart…
A Change of Heart…
/ March 5, 2019 0 COMMENTS
I am not a fan of this platitude, ‘Prayers are answered in God’s time, not ours.’ It is, for me, a very unsettling group of words. It brings to mind an interminable ...
The Wisdom of Dogs…
The Wisdom of Dogs…
/ February 12, 2019 0 COMMENTS
There is a dog who lives at the veterinarian’s house along the paved side of Rigsby Lane. It is the home of the donkeys. There are horses and cows and recently added, a Shetland ...
Shads Says it All….
Shads Says it All….
/ January 14, 2019 1 COMMENTS
This year we didn’t see Twinkletoes at Christmas. She’d promised to come for a few days, I’d moved furniture around in her room, put new sheets and duvet cover on her ...
Christmas Now…
Christmas Now…
/ December 28, 2018 0 COMMENTS
My perspective on Christmas is bordering on heresy. Our priest this year told us about the silence he remembered after midnight mass on Christmas Eve. The complete quiet in the car ...
The Signs of Advent…
The Signs of Advent…
/ December 5, 2018 0 COMMENTS
Long ago when we were adding children every two years or so and working hard we had fun deciding which traditions to bring to our marriage that we’d grown up with and which ones ...
The Cradle of Prayer…
The Cradle of Prayer…
/ November 20, 2018 0 COMMENTS
Hubs and I listen to morning prayers sometimes instead of reading the Daily Office on our phones. This morning I took this brilliant embodiment of my cats’ individual re-action to ...
Rain, Rain and More Rain…
Rain, Rain and More Rain…
/ November 5, 2018 2 COMMENTS
Rain has been falling steadily for weeks. Starting in August it came as a wake up call to the grasses who had hunkered down to hibernate in a yellow wash of dormancy. Suddenly the lawn ...
Praying With Children…
Praying With Children…
/ October 26, 2018 1 COMMENTS
I was raised in a convent from the age of 12-18½. Living with an order of nuns taught me that they turned to God for everything, The promise of a fine day for the Bring and Buy, healing ...