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Endurance

Six weeks ago we had a storm. 

It thrashed our trees; I knew the fall colors would suffer this year, and I was disappointed. Changing trees bring me such joy. 

Yesterday morning, God drew my attention to our young maple…

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Letting Go

A wild river flows through my town. Long ago, she cut the cliffs I am standing upon.

She flows fast and hard in the spring and early summer, pushing her margins. Yet, she somehow knows to slow down and give…

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September 11th: 18 from 18.

 

Today, shortly after I got the girls home from school, Ava told me that September 11th always makes her teary. When I asked her to tell me more, she said "...because this day makes me realize I came close to…

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Roses

    Nobody sees a flower---really---it is so small it takes time---we haven't time---and to see takes time, like to have a friend takes time.  -Georgia O'Keeffe

 


My husband had to travel this year over Valentine's Day. It wasn't…

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Cloudy Days

Montana is cloudy today. I don't think I could ever live somewhere that had clouds all of the time, but I can certainly appreciate a day here and there. It seems to quiet everything down. Provoke thought. Bring calmness and…

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