Courage Dear Heart: It’s Time To Do This

We were sitting on a bench in a crowded airport terminal, because it was time. She was glancing out the window, and I’m sure the sight of massive planes sitting on the tarmac waiting, only heightened her nervousness. It was a first flight. We watched people mill around, fussy babies being fed and lots of […]

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Starbucks, Birthdays, And The Gift Of Wrinkles.

I had to be there early, or not at all. It’s the way it happens when there are more drivers than cars and everyone needs to be somewhere at the same time. So I ask to be dropped off, and I’ll worry about the getting home later. I like driving with my son. I love […]

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Painted Stones; When Grace and Love Need a Voice

Come, thou Fount of every blessing, tune my heart to sing thy grace; streams of mercy, never ceasing, call for songs of loudest praise. Its been quiet here the last couple of weeks. If you have needed a silent place to sit and think, this has been the one. I’ve often wished I could be […]

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Diamonds and Light: An Amazing Lost and Found Story

I watch the light making patterns on the ceiling while I type. It’s the diamond, catching the light. It’s not a big stone, but it makes the light dance wild. It’s a reminder of love. I remember the day so clearly, we took a bus down town from our college to the jewellers. We were […]

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In Like A Lamb, Out Like A Lion: Being Brave

The saying goes, “If March comes in like a lamb, it goes out like a lion.” The sayings for April are all about rain and flowers, but what if March refuses to let go? The calendar says April, but there is foot of cold and snow outside the door.  Sometimes, it happens. The season’s meant […]

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Why I Buy Purple Tulips and What Love Did.

On Sunday, I bought purple tulips for the start of holy week. It’s a tradition that’s only mine and just two years in the making. It was the colour that made me stop the first time. A royal colour so deep and rich I caught my breath at all the beauty. They reminded me. A […]

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