• Adventure

    Tangle’s Walk in the Woods: Part 2

    Many friends asked if I was afraid of going alone.  I suppose their concerns were valid.  Whenever in my life have I thought it was a good idea to go into the woods, alone, for six weeks?  Anything could happen! …

  • Adventure,  Faith

    Tangle’s Walk in the Woods: Part 1

    Have you ever been given someone’s extravagant love and time, when you felt you least deserved it?  Or maybe during a time you were so empty, you couldn’t imagine anyone delighting in you? It is with an overwhelming sense of…

  • Books,  Courage,  Therapeutic Parenting

    Monkey Business

    One of the benefits of driving several states away to visit Mossy every month, is that I’m now listening to so many amazing audio books.  This month, I didn’t plan ahead very well, so I found myself standing in front…

  • Books,  Faith

    Coming of Age

    Weaving through the mountain ridges, I began to think about my soon approaching 40th birthday. I’m not facing a midlife crisis. If anything, I feel like this birthday is a coming of age!

  • Faith

    Remembering Ruthie

    While driving down Folly Quarter Road to substitute teach, my heart was filled with a sweet memory.  The last time I drove down this road, a dear 89 year old woman sat in the passenger seat. The sun was halfway…

  • Faith

    Red Sea Road

    While the rain outside is refilling the streams, preparing the earth for the life of Spring, there’s rain inside me too.  In the midst of missing my past and longing for clarity of the future, seeds of hope are forming…