Monthly Archives: March 2012

At the Corner of Bitter and Sweet

My book club recently covered Jamie Ford’s novel,   Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet.  I didn’t read it… but I love the title!  One I can’t resist borrowing as lead for this post, though it has nothing to … Continue reading

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Some early Easter words to ponder…

             Not a single one of all the good promises the LORD had given to the          family of Israel was left unfulfilled; everything he had spoken came true.                                                            – Joshua 21:45 …Like the promise … Continue reading

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Song of Morning Light

The way of the righteous is like the first gleam of dawn,       which shines ever brighter until the full light of day. Proverbs 4:18 Early morning light has music in it.  A softness, spreading peace like watercolors, across cities and … Continue reading

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Bells of Ireland and Smilin’ Irish Eyes

Top o’ the Mornin’ to Ye! Mmmm… how this photo taken in the Emerald Isle  fills me up with the glory of God’s creative beauty!  A bit o’ heaven on this earth! It makes me want to jump into it … Continue reading

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Crayola Days…

…OF BEAUTIFUL MAGENTA AND CORNFLOWER BLUE… A door off to my right slammed.  The sound of running feet warned me to STOP –  abrupt in mid-step – just in time to let a small dynamo bundled in coat and scarf … Continue reading

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Wisp of Spring Psalm

From my favorite chair,                                                                                                                   In my favorite room                                                                                                                            I listen and watch                                                                                                                           For You. In the pages of your Book I find                                                                                              Sweet promises… Strength for the weary                                                                                                              Soaring on wings of eagles… “The glory of the Lord     … Continue reading

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Word, Be Gone! – Day 5, “Words Matter” Week 2012

Ta da… drum roll!  It’s the Day 5, Blogger Challenge Question: If you had to eliminate one word or phrase from the English language, what would it be?  Why? . If it were possible to make the meaning and action … Continue reading

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Word Power…Day 4, “Words Matter” Week 2012

. Day 4 Blog Challenge Question: What person in your life helped you understand the importance of choosing words carefully? What would you say to them if you met them today? . Is there just one person who helps us … Continue reading

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Smile! It’s Day 3, “Words Matter” Week 2012

Today’s Challenge Question: Communication breaks down when words are misused.  What is the funniest or worst breakdown you’ve ever observed? . Word Quirks Being a word lover, it tickles me each time I catch Dad say one.  Not just because … Continue reading

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Life changing words… Day 2, “Words Matter” Week 2012

Words Matter 2012-Day 2 Blog Challenge: What word, said or unsaid, has or could change your life?  How? This year, one word has been coming up again and again. Blessings. As it has for others I know, it comes on … Continue reading

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