My week at a glance- Tuesday-Meowed and talked via a stuffed striped cat to woo a student out from under a table. Uh. Yes. True story and it worked. Wednesday-Prayed I wouldn’t be in the middle of the hallway again meowing like a cat trying to woo a student from out from under a table. … Continue reading Moments found in the week.
Red hair flying. Big grin grinning. Dancing, singing, joyfully exuding. She’s woman-child. Baby blink then almost 16. Full of love busting at the seams. Daughter. Like Continue reading Kylee
Off he goes this young man of ours. Full grown. Big. Ready. He’s worked and worried, struggled and stretched. A Mr. one day. A playful youngin the next. He’s been helped, hindered, loved, and mocked. Still he brings his best gifts forward with courage and kick. He holds stubbornly to what he knows and yet … Continue reading Michael
She looks at me with one eye that peeks behind a veil of unkempt hair. I wonder about her story and why a child would greet me with the posturing and noises of a cat. She’s tiny, untidy, and has a wildness about her that pricks a spot deep down in both heart and gut. … Continue reading Her
Patience leaves us quickly and I wonder what would happen if we breathe a bit deeper and smile a bit more. If we exchange our harried, hurried franticness for fruits of love,joy, and peace handed out with unlimited generosity. Continue reading Finding Patience
They find her in the place she calls, The Land of In Between. She dwells there often traveling back and forth and all around. She journeys out, also, to live among the people chosen for her and finds her home and her precious, never failing, faith roots. She finds familiar places, memories, love, and the … Continue reading The Land Of In Between
Cups of coffee get poured and drank around a table of 6 in a local diner known for cooking great breakfasts. Mostly old guys with hats on gray hair, a young guy with his own hat and own hair still there, and a father bridging the gap between the other two generations. Smart phones are … Continue reading A Morning Meal