Morning

Ah, morning! What marvelous unknowns will you set before me? What unexpected events will you make unfold? I awake. Curious, ready to receive your plans.   Gentle morning. There is a newness to your breeze. A freshness I invite into my body as I inhale you in. I offer gratitude with each breathe.   Sweet […]

The Road Taken – Photography

My husband and I have three go to walks that we choose from with our three canine family members.  Willie, Waylon and Chewie live for these daily jaunts in and around our neighborhood and their excitement builds even before we actually say the word “walk” to them.  They have this uncanny ability to read us […]

Honesty

Tell the truth why? nobody does Tell the truth why? doesn’t matter Tell the truth why? who cares real news – fake news- lie – cheat – steal race to the top – race to the front doesn’t matter how just do it we hear what we want to hear and create the truth we […]

Alone

The hum of conversation clinking glasses -coffee cups The buzz of the grinder People rushing – people resting conversation and solitude The local coffee spot whitewashed, shiplapped old hardwoods with a story to tell I sit alone I search for an eye, maybe  a smile waiting, hoping, searching I see…Mothers and daughters friends and lovers […]

Ashes/Lent

Yesterday began Lent in the Christian faith.  Lent is a season of the Christian Year where Christians focus on simple living, prayer, and fasting in order to grow closer to God. It’s the forty days before Easter.  Ash Wednesday usually begins with a service where we recognize our mortality, repent of our sins, and return […]