Man Plans

Well, this weekend marks the official end of my Summer blog break. I am gratefully linking up with the gang over at dVerse Poets Pub. I’ve been writing a bit of poetry over the break, and  tonight is Open Link Night, so I had to pick one to share. Some of my favorite writing isContinue reading “Man Plans”

Take Courage

  But Jesus immediately said to them: “Take courage! It is I. Don’t be afraid.” These past few weeks have been a blur. Some days I  am not sure whether it’s Monday or Thursday. The clock has lost significance and breathing at times feels laborious. As if breathing is one more thing on the listContinue reading “Take Courage”

When God Presses Pause and Mothers Ponder

  In his heart a man plans his course, but the LORD determines his steps. ~Proverbs 16:9     This morning was a morning like any other as of late. Well, except that Thursdays are the day I head over to my daughter’s school. The rain coming down in a slow drizzle. The windshield wipers captivateContinue reading “When God Presses Pause and Mothers Ponder”

When You’re In Need Of A Life Preserver

Photo Credit Life Preserver: (noun) A floating device that is designed to save you from drowning. I feel myself sinking, deep. Bubbles escape and my lungs fill with water. I am seeing the surface yet, submerged. Conscious but slipping. Deeper. There is something floating above the surface. If I can just reach it. But I amContinue reading “When You’re In Need Of A Life Preserver”