Psalm 131…
Psalm 131…
/ July 25, 2019 0 COMMENTS
When I walk in the mornings I let my thoughts loose; I examine them in the fresh ...
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 ...
If I Say I Follow Him…
If I Say I Follow Him…
/ October 19, 2018 0 COMMENTS
For me, saying I follow Jesus is a conscious thought. As He is not currently walking the earth in human form, I literally do not drop everything I’m doing to drag along behind ...
Footlights After the Rain…
Footlights After the Rain…
/ October 16, 2018 0 COMMENTS
So much to see after a week of rain at Footlights… Too many inches to keep track of the aftermath of stormy weather somewhere. Paper soft mushrooms cluster in the grasses, another ...
Examen…
Examen…
/ October 4, 2018 0 COMMENTS
I very often go through my yesterday while on a walk in the mornings.  I love this time alone, I start out still half asleep, my mind drifting back to my pillow, still warm from the ...
Cloud Formation…
Cloud Formation…
/ August 20, 2018 0 COMMENTS
Early morning walks are the perfect time to catch the world waking and my mother comes along with me in my head, her words of wisdom strolling through my mind, “Pick your feet ...
Sunrise and Sunset…
Sunrise and Sunset…
/ August 3, 2018 0 COMMENTS
Footlights faces due West. We have two pairs of French doors at the front and the back of the house; This means I can watch the sun coming up and going down by simply turning 180° in my ...