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here is calm so deep

Here is calm so deep, grasses cease waving. . . . Wonderful how completely everything in wild nature fits into us, as if truly part and parent of us. The sun shines not on us but in us. The rivers flow not past, but… Continue Reading “here is calm so deep”

lessons learned: brokenness like a mosaic

This morning, I stare out my kitchen window at a cold rain that is relentless.  What might have been snow years ago has now become dreary wetness, and it leaves me longing for the good ol’ days of sledding and snow people. On my… Continue Reading “lessons learned: brokenness like a mosaic”

autumn homecoming

When I was a preteen/teen, we visited Charleston, SC every spring.  My parents invited (to be read “forced”) my sister and me to tour homes, visit museums, and explore landmarks.  As a young parent, I returned to Charleston with my family for several September… Continue Reading “autumn homecoming”