Monthly Archives: July 2012

What Lemon Chiffon Can Tell

* A single slice of cloud-swirled lemon chiffon pie can tell so many stories. Of a young girl and her longed-for Girl Scout cooking badge, learning to carefully separate yolks from whites without getting bits of shell in the ribbony … Continue reading

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Called By Name

“This is what the Lord says to his anointed, to…[insert your name], whose right hand I take hold of to subdue nations before… [your name] and to strip kings of their armor, to open doors before… [your name] so that … Continue reading

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Patches of Light

“I’d like to add some beauty to life,” said Anne dreamily. “I don’t exactly want to make people KNOW more… though I know that IS the noblest ambition… but I’d love to make them have a pleasanter time because of … Continue reading

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Heart-to-Heart at my new “About~Welcome” Page

Whew! I’ve just spent the last TWO days reworking my Welcome page (now renamed to About~Welcome), located beneath my header… just for you. I wanted to have an official place to greet, inform, chat with you a bit, lead you … Continue reading

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Small Beginnings

Soft chords of a guitar floated out from somewhere around the corner and the next, as I followed my seventeen year-old friend, Maggie, from one short hall to another, turning here, there, around the bend to a few chairs along … Continue reading

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Drink Deeply

As the deer pants for streams of water,                                              so my soul pants for you, my God.                                               … Continue reading

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Painting some blog decor… oomph!

I’m in the mood for a bit of spiffing up… Adding a touch of panache (hopefully!)… waxing a little more unique…clever…picturesque.  New spark to my headline links (located just below the header photo). Mmm… you get the idea. First up… … Continue reading

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Summer Waterfall

~ A Psalm of His Shalom ~ A lovely old madrigal is like a harpsichord playing around the edges of my mind this morning… singing a memory of lilting lyrics across the rivers of time…over and over… How gentle is … Continue reading

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Let the trumpets sing!

  “Our God… we have no power to face this vast army that is attacking us. We do not know what to do, but our eyes are on you. ”  Then the Spirit of the Lord… said: “Listen, King Jehoshaphat … Continue reading

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Classic Musicals Still Rock!

As a writer, I’ve just accepted something about myself. I love to eavesdrop. To listen in on conversations going on around me in the public square. To enjoy the characters and hearts I find in real life…. surreptitiously. As I … Continue reading

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