five loaves and two fish

five loaves and two fish

April is #NationalPoetryMonth. Here is one is the poems from my new book, “embracing now.” tiny ingredients for a large audience. not enough, those two words which often describe so many storiesof our lives.not enough.we seek. we hope. we pray.we reach.we fall.we...
Memories: When God Leaks Through

Memories: When God Leaks Through

This March is another anniversary of when I faced encephalitis, beginning my adventure with brain damage and epilepsy. So much changed quickly and painfully. But God has been so good through the storms.  In Underwater, one of the books I’ve written about my...
The Month of March: Healing

The Month of March: Healing

February added an extra day this year, as it occasionally does. But we have already leaped into March. Wasn’t it just December 2019? Or July? March is one of “those months” for me. It brings to memory the anniversary of why my ability to remember isn’t that great. It...
hidden

hidden

From “a slow and sudden God: 40 years of wonder.” can i work the task required of me  for a day of living in the misery  with an outlook toward a joy  so close and far?  the love can shine like the southern sun; the truth can cut with a...
do you see this?

do you see this?

From “a slow and sudden God: 40 years of wonder.” my book list keeps on growing  recommended reading knowing  not everyone will open up a page.  but maybe a few stories  can help them see the glories  and heal some of their deep and...