Monthly Archives: June 2013

Burdens and Blessings

In 3 weeks, my husband and I will be moving to Belize. I write these words, and they still don’t feel real. Even the goodbyes don’t feel completely real. Just today, we hugged my sister-in-law and our nephews “so long” … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Five Minute Friday: Rhythm

I’m participating in Five minute Friday (from Lisa Jo Baker’s blog) today…for the first time! I think this is good practice for me…it’s been quite a while since I’ve done freewriting. So here I go… Rhythm. Dancing, singing, music. We … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , | 6 Comments

A Beautiful Thing

I’m guest-posting on the Joshua Farm blog today…just a short vignette about a recent amusing conversation with a 1st grader. It’s always interesting to see things through a child’s eyes: Check it out here!

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Ode to My Mothers

Though Mother’s Day has passed, I have been thinking about the mothers in my life. For me, the word is plural. I come from a family of powerful, courageous, and loving women. My maternal side is full of estrogen, and … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment