Archive for April, 2020


It started with a runny nose. Allergies? Within twenty-four hours I was glued to my bed with a centrifugal force. Aches, chills, and fever paralyzed me. I started coughing . . . and then I knew. The coronavirus was calling. I was fortunate. I recovered at home, and by the time I could smell and […]

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The Way Back: Becoming Real

The way back reminds me of a familiar childhood story. Let’s read it again, thinking about our way back to becoming real: “What is REAL?” asked the Rabbit one day, as they were lying side by side near the nursery fender, just before Nana came in to tidy up the room. “Does it mean having […]

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Little Earthquakes Everywhere

From Belonging: Finding the Way Back to One Another Before the summer earthquake in my story, I believed a relationship with my daughter was too painful and too hard. I didn’t know that the heartache and the challenges were grace to show me the way back to the One who loved me, despite the pain and challenges […]

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