#FiveMinuteFriday: MIDDLE (a poem)

Faith Poetry Writing

//i navigate deep canyons, sharp. pen between knuckles, delicate peace wraps from wispy lashes to mighty Achilles heel – saved from a vulnerable fall. a layer of silken grace caresses, reminds, Be still – The

When God Pulls You From the Wreckage

Faith Grace Strength

“M’am? Can you wiggle your toes?” “Is that my car?” I mumble a few words apparently inaudible to anyone. “M’am? Can you hear me? Wiggle your toes.” Is she alive? Is she okay? Oh my

Book Review: Play With Fire

Book Review Faith Grace Reading Writing

Bianca Juárez Olthoff is the Chief Storyteller at The A21 Campaign, a global anti-human trafficking organization. She is author of Play with Fire: Discovering Fierce Faith, Unquenchable Passion, and a Life-Giving God.  Comparing her deliverance

Getting Through Today – A Miracle

Faith Grace Solitude Strength

Good morning friends, I’ve spent the last couple of weeks sifting through notebook pages spilling over with words and highlighted sticky statements. I combed through my bible with what small amount of energy I can muster

Who’s Keeping Score Anyway

Family

I can’t keep my mouth shut to save my life. “Me duelen las piernas from crossfit!” “I’m starving.” “They’re taking too long at the pharmacy.” “I don’t have a headlight.” “Tengo sueño!” This month my

In Observation of Joy – Solitude

Solitude

I am awake before my husband and son this morning.  Instead of rolling under the covers for a few more minutes of rest, I get out of bed, wrap a sweater around myself, slip on my