Choosing the Necklace

Crocodile tears, these were not. These were leaky eyes. Panicked eyes. The visit to the dentist for this little one had not gone as planned. It first involved x-rays that mama bear had to put an end to. Then the scraping. And the electric tooth brushing. It tickled, in that uncomfortable way. I felt his pain […]


Today. Sharing space with my Soul Sister on her birthday. Her friendship and words are a gift to me and I know she is to many others as well. Help me wish her a blessed day? But first, a note from her: Recently my husband and I moved our family halfway around the world. Now I’m […]

A Man in a Mirror

He stood there, looking in the thrift store mirror, staring. He was trying on a used suit. Out of date. Too big. I couldn’t take my eyes off his left hand. He stood, staring at the reflection. His left hand grabbed at the thrift store tag, keeping it from his mirror view, helping him get […]