The Green Hat {A Love Letter to My Girl}

Today, I am sharing a piece I wrote and shared on this blog back in 2014. For those who have followed me in this public place and may not know, the beautiful girl these words were written for has left God’s good earth and is seeing things we have only yet imagined. Katherine Grace, ourContinue reading “The Green Hat {A Love Letter to My Girl}”

On Saying Goodbye to my Mom…The Last Love Letter

  To say that 2018 was a difficult year would be an understatement. When your New Year begins with being abruptly displaced from your home without warning and ends with the loss of a loved one, well words are sorta hard to find. I spent most of 2018 helping my Mom stay alive. I cannotContinue reading “On Saying Goodbye to my Mom…The Last Love Letter”

Calvary Love, Motherhood and Patience

“If I have not the patience of my Saviour  with the souls who grow slowly;  if I know little of travail (a sharp and painful thing)  till Christ be fully formed in them,  then I know nothing of Calvary love.”   ~ Amy Carmichael Today, I am sharing from the MOM  Archives…a story  from when thingsContinue reading “Calvary Love, Motherhood and Patience”

Daughter Fall (A Poem about Letting Go)

Poetry can be a snapshot of the day, a moment, a memory, a season. It so often captures what I find hard to articulate in essay form, and like paintings leaves room for varied conclusion. I have written this poetic response for my blogging sister and friend Karen, for her Tuesday at Ten prompt. ItContinue reading “Daughter Fall (A Poem about Letting Go)”