#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

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

The Joy in Waiting

Waiting

Ya te dije que no.  And I’m tired of repeating myself. The answer is the same today as it was yesterday and last week and last month. Before you ask, I want to blurt out

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