When People Fall

Lint happens. This is the takeaway that played over and over in my mind as we drove home from our annual trip to the circus last week. For the first time, we were front and center, just inches from the acts. We were in reach-out-and-touch-the-pony-as-it-passes… Read More

Incompatible Me

The mother I am, and the woman I am are not always compatible. Sure, we can manage to get along, make small talk, find common ground – but what we each want out of life doesn’t ever connect in any viable means. The mother I… Read More


I sat in the bustling sanctuary yesterday, in the moments before Easter service would begin and we would all shake hands and declare, He is risen! He is risen indeed!   And I did, as I think I’ve been taught in a lifetime of Easter mornings,… Read More