Monthly Archives: April 2015

Growing in Hard Places

I dedicate this blog post to women (and men) who are growing in hard places. I know some of you–battling cancer, healing from abuse, keeping families together, enduring pain–broken marriages, lost children, suffering bodies. Take a look at that photo on the … Continue reading

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Yuck-a

“Do you know what those are?” I asked my Indiana neighbor, leaning on her fence and pointing to the two-feet-tall, spike-leafed plants flanking her sidewalk. She shook her head. “No, but they’re pretty.” She continued, frowning. “I’ve been pampering them for … Continue reading

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Foolish

In the dimming July twilight, I saw a mother duck waddle from the grassy medium onto the left shoulder ahead of us. Behind her shuffled six fuzzy, yellow little ducklings onto the shoulder. I pointed to the mother duck and her … Continue reading

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