Monthly Archives: August 2013

Why Did The Bad Things Happen? Living With An Unoffended Heart

It can be really difficult to understand why certain things have happened in our lives and why other things that you thought would happen and have ┬áinvested time and effort into, end up never coming through, or falling apart. It can feel like God is cold, stern and uncaring or just aloof. It can feel […]

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Forever Expanding: A Bugs Life Part 2

“Thought means life, since those who do not think do not live in any high or real sense. Thinking makes the man.” -A.B. Alcott Have you ever found yourself starting out the day in a good mood, but by mid-morning you feel like you are waning? That was me today and yesterday…and maybe the day […]

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Forever Expanding: A Bugs Life Part 1

“In order to grow we must obtain what is essential for our growth” -Charles Haanel Being the mother to an almost 3 year old boy means knowing some things about bugs. A few months ago when spring sprang up, so did the insects and so did my sons fascination for them. Blaises’ growing interest meant […]

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Are You Lying On A Nail?

“One of these mornings you gonna rise up singing. Yes, you’ll spread your wings and you’ll take to the sky, but until that morning, there’s nothing can harm you, when sweet daddy is near you, standing by.” -Louis Armstrong singing “Summertime” Sometimes it can be really easy to slip into discouragement. I have a large […]

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Rise Again

I have recently embarked on a journey to make sense of some of things that happened to me in my past, much like one who struggles to understand mass homicide or war. It makes no sense, but somehow we try to make sense out of it. I’ve been running over events and circumstances in my […]

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