Category Archives: Health
There are moments that turn upside down, but the sand pours in either direction so go with the flow. robin
Sleep, remembering the love shared with many dear ones gone before. Sleep, after the countless hours you have given all you had. Sleep, after the nurture you’ve delivered in the world. Sleep, from investing yourself so you would have to … Continue reading
Whitewashed roadways, sodium chloride crush, bad for my blood pressure. Every auto is winter white. Veils of fine snow mist dance across the frosted ground, sweeping up into grey white skies and fluttering down to find the space between hat … Continue reading
I mourn, FATHER, that I turn away my eyes and follow the unwise in their transgression. I long, FATHER, to lay down at Your feet, these alien days complete and old things new. I mourn, FATHER, that I seek the … Continue reading
Keep me settled. Here I stand in The Lord, beloved. My grip opens and the sum of my fear is carried off on thanksgiving’s wings. Thanksgiving for boundless grace, for sanctification amidst unrighteousness, for favor, despite sin dwelling inside. Now … Continue reading
It’s swirling white on a sepia day and the season is still called autumn. Blustery plumes of flakes fall and winter has not yet come. I’m a displaced green girl just looking for a patch of sun.
The source of our deepest joys, the kindle for our raw happy emotions, can be the source of enormous tragedy. Some have pondered walling up, fortifying the heart against incursion. That prospect is isolated madness. Some say the emotion is … Continue reading
If I had some measure of faith I would rise up and soar, stepping off at your door when it pleased me. I may have faith for the leap but not the flight. Could I keep our Lord in my … Continue reading
I awoke in the night like a nursing babe. God whispered, “long for the pure milk of the Word.” 1 Peter 2:2 I puffed my pillow and drifted towards anxiety. God said, “who by being anxious can add one cubit … Continue reading
Not a cure, but good for the soul, to step out of the man-made and into the woods.