“Go watch Elliott,” Richard said to me very seriously. I stepped into the kitchen in our tiny wooden jungle home and looked out onto the back patio where Elliott liked to play in the big water basin. He was three and a half and full of imagination and wonder at all the things the worldContinue reading “These Demons are Pretty”
My son is a feeler and big emotions are part of who he is. So, when it comes to pain, his threshold is low. We are trying really hard to get past this stage of shouting, “I broke my [insert body part here]!” with every tumble and scrape. It is a process and we have taken babyContinue reading “7 Things I Want My Child to Learn Sooner Than I Did”
I slowly walked up the deserted lotTo make my way insideEvery ounce of me kept walkingBut also hoped to hide I waited patiently outsideAs the door it was unlockedThere within those wallsAll the outside world was blocked “Hi”, “Hello”, “How do you do?”We said our pleasantriesI hoped I was successfulHiding my discernible unease “Wait overContinue reading “Making Church Official”
The sweat trickles down my face, reminding me that it is summer. Still summer. My kids swim and I “look at this!” faithfully as they jump and dive into the coolness of the water, splashing in, coming up for air. I have never been much for the pool. Even as a kid I’d splash aroundContinue reading “Conflict of Season”
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