Category Archives: wanderings

The Shadows – Retreat(2)

It always takes a few days to settle down.  The shadows of the life I just stepped away from – even for this brief moment – fall long and far.  This dim obscurity occurs when something steps in front of the source of Light and lately, too much has been placed in the in-between.  It is […]

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Retreat

He is looking for that place in each of us – the empty and waiting. He knows it’s there even when we cannot remember.  He formed its hollows and the echo of His breath still vibrates within. This is the very breath that exhaled life into what was fashioned from His heart.  This void stretched […]

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Do You Know What Time It Is?

I was making my way through the parking lot on a mission to clutch my hands around a triple grande extra hot caramel macchiato.  It had been one of those nights when my mind started racing at 1:00 am and the holy nudge to get out of bed and get on my knees to pray […]

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Ash Wednesday

“…for you are dust and to dust you shall return.”   Genesis 3:19   Today we are reminded of the handful of earth that we were each borne from.  Breath blown from the lips of the Creator gave life. Gives life. But the dirt became dirty because of a serpent’s whisper and an apple eaten.  Choices […]

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When the want of more found me

We have been snowed in since Friday when the Blizzard of 2016 made its way into my neighborhood.  Gratefully, though we may have shoveled a whole lot of snow, we didn’t have the horrible winds or lack of power often associated with storms like this.  It could have been worse.  It almost always can. So […]

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