Monthly Archives: September 2013

Contrast

What can compare to the quiet morning stillness, the gentle awakening from slumber to life? God knows the way of comfort, the soothing wave of a wisp of wind, the entertaining calls of nature’s pets, the inspiring rise of the … Continue reading

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Healing Sword

Life inflicts its wounds according to God’s purposes. If a wound heals with scarring there is healing still to come. The scars of life are minimized when the good Lord does the suturing. robin, 2013

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Sound Machine

I love the calm of a steady known breath that reaffirms life beside you; it’s familiar rhythm, gentle soothing respiration, a comfort in quiet hours. robin, 2013

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Sleep Snatcher

Sleep snatcher, enemy, get away from me! My Father gives faith for the day and you want me to play your futile worry game. Fearful situations are easy to conjure and you want me to forget the years my Father … Continue reading

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Fly Away

One day we will be released from our body’s slow decay and come apart from temporal and gently “fly away.”

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Dream a Little Dream and Let it Go

You miss her. She owns that space but she keeps walking away, a little puff of dust with each step. She started stepping away to pursue her dreams and did not understand that she carried yours with her. It’s okay, … Continue reading

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Intimacy

The merging of two beings through an opening which creates a one of a kind impression on each, a spark of resistance or a flame that will burn forever. robin, 2013

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