Photo Credit: Mi Planeta Personal ©2009 (Flickr via Creative Commons)


Sometimes I struggle. What do I keep? Let go of? The goal: keep growing.

Photo Credit: Andreas Kollegger ©2005 (Flickr via Creative Commons)

A Coffee and Some Dropped Stuff Friday

Life gets busy at times, doesn’t it? Jeff and I recently came off of a busier-than-usual week, due in no small part to my dad being in the hospital for … Continue Reading →

"Christian art? Art is art . . . If it's bad art, it's bad religion, no matter how pious the subject." ~Madeleine L'Engle*

Repeat: Of Faith, Life, Art, and Stories

I originally posted this on March 27, 2013, and it’s still something I grapple with on a regular basis. It’s something I don’t want to stop wrestling with, either, for … Continue Reading →

"Poor boys and pilgrims with families/and we are going to Graceland." -"Graceland", Paul Simon*


++++++++++Even as the song plays (and I know of which Graceland the singer speaks) ++++++++thoughts turn from white-columned mansions +++++++++++++++(monuments to dead mortal men) and to the roads travelled by … Continue Reading →

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Back in the Saddle

I have been avoiding writing. A weird thing to have stumble onto the page, but it’s true. Now it’s not unusual for me to need some sort of a breather … Continue Reading →