Casting Precious Things (and Otherwise) on the Waters

It’s been a rough year for everyone, but it feels especially bad in very personal ways in my house. Changes are coming in 2021, some of them overwhelming. To weather them and prosper, I need to lighten my load, be willing to do without things I have known and that I’ve counted on.

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Cry With Me?

A friend of mine posted a video recently where she encouraged us to – not think about the things we don’t want, but about those things we do desire relative to those areas within which we operate. Mine is government. I earnestly desire clear vision in government and true vision in government, and I think […]

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Toes Under the Lawnmower?

Dear Sweet Girl, I’m sorry to learn that you’re disappointed in your relationships today. I want you to hang on. Use what you learned with this one to do it differently the next time. There will be a next time and if you apply what you learned, it will be better. Trust me.

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Shameless

This morning, in the midst of musings, muffled from the backyard, I heard the Professor yelling loudly at our Border Collie, Tex.

“Bad dog! What’s wrong with you? Bad dog!! I can’t leave you alone without you digging! Bad dog! Get in your kennel!

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How Much Worse?

If there’s a single word that describes 2020, it’s chaos.

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