Monthly Archives: January 2013

Morning Croissants with the CEO…

“…in quietness and trust is your strength.” ~Isaiah 30:15 The first words I hear when my clock radio goes off are about a minister who will be talking on the subject of God as our CEO.  Interesting image, comments the … Continue reading

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When Stars Come Out

His (three year old) hand holding the tiny inkblot (of his infant fingers) became a living picture of time moving, of life flowing swiftly and silently through its passages.  Make the most of every day.  Time does not stand still. … Continue reading

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Stories by heart…

“’Let me read to us,’ he said.  He thumbed through the little volume of Longfellow’s poems…and read from Endymion: “’…O drooping souls, whose destinies are frought with fear and pain,  ye shall be loved again! No one is so accursed … Continue reading

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Breaking Bread in the Grocery Aisle

Sometimes, life feels like walking anonymous.    Sitting in theater darkness, delighting in Cait with a C (of Not the “Royal Kate,” She’s “Cait with a C” – Part One),  ballroom-dancing in Jane Eyre the Musical one night.  Then… as if … Continue reading

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When perspective sprinkles doubt like a salt shaker

“It’s not quite…right,” she says.  “We think this should be changed.  And this,” she points out. I open my palms to perspective.  The same subject through a camera lens has multiple angles and viewpoints. I study it again.  See through … Continue reading

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Sharing a few writer jewels I just “found…”

As I’ve been looking for those “ribbons” in these first few days of the new year (God’s light coming forth – as Emily Dickinson so poignantly described – one ribbon at a time), He’s brought two wonderful bloggers to my … Continue reading

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Ribbons and God-sized Dreams

      Today, responding to an open invitation from Holley at http://www.holleygerth.com to her blog readers, I’m joining in on her linkup on Tuesdays question of the week —                            … Continue reading

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One Ribbon at a Time…

“I’ll tell you how the sun rose, a ribbon at a time…”   ~ Emily Dickinson All the days ordained for me were written in your book before one of them came to be. ~ Psalm 139: 16 Thank you … Continue reading

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Feathersoft prayers are falling…

“Just as rain and snow descend from the skies     and don’t go back until they’ve watered the earth, Doing their work of making things grow and blossom,     producing seed for farmers and food for the hungry, So will the words … Continue reading

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