A Spark

  Sometimes it only takes a spark! I haven’t posted for a while.  I don’t know why, it certainly isn’t because I have a shortage of thoughts or opinions, they always seem to flow.  But, this morning I received an email from someone who said, “Hoping that you are still writing.” That was my spark, … Continue reading A Spark

What If?

Sometimes my brain starts spinning and I begin to beat myself up internally.  I start to think about all the things that I have done wrong or times that I have hurt people, deliberately or not.  I think of being face-to-face with God and just lowering my head in shame because of missed opportunities. As … Continue reading What If?

Mosquitos and God

The other day a mosquito landed on me.  I thought, ugh, I can’t believe they are out already!  And then the thought occurred to me, ‘why would God ever create mosquitos?  They are such pests!’ And then I chuckled because I had a hazelnut moment (Julian of Norwich – but not so profound). I thought … Continue reading Mosquitos and God

Good Snakes???

So, a friend sent me this pic of her neighbor’s backyard in South Carolina.  After my rapid heartbeat returned to normal and the screaming stopped, I said, “Are you kidding me?” – a few  expletives omitted!  She replied, “Oh, this is a good snake, you want these, they keep the bad snakes out!” Let me … Continue reading Good Snakes???