For Such a Time

For Such a Time How are we loving, my sisters and brothers?How are we loving one another? How are we showing the love of Christ,to our fellow sisters and brothers? With snide remarks, spilling forthall ungodly conjectures?With rolling eyes, outraged cries,conspiratorial and lengthy lectures? What are we sharing, my sisters and brothers?How are we showingContinue reading “For Such a Time”

Saying Goodbye to The Most Interesting Dog in the World

Today I am sharing a poem I wrote this week as I prepared to say goodbye to our boy, Banjo. Banjo came into our lives in 2008. This past Saturday we said goodbye to him. The past few years have held too many goodbyes for us, but this year- both our cat Aurora -my belovedContinue reading “Saying Goodbye to The Most Interesting Dog in the World”

Up. Rise.

Cracked open good, this needed break.At first, we run but can’t escape.Beautiful truth pours down like lightfilters through clouds, brings clear sight. Heaven breaks through sky to the earth,a slow, steady illumination…I was wrong!I could not see… until God in His goodnesswashed over me. Beyond the rage, and hate- outside the cage,I contemplate the waysContinue reading “Up. Rise.”