• Faith,  Family

    A Visit With Mom: Dementia

    My mom has dementia.  On the cottage deck, she sits quietly and pleasantly. I play Amazing Grace on my guitar and sing too low because I forgot to bring my capo.  However, that makes it easier for her to add…

  • Books,  Faith

    Source of My Strength

    I  love a good inspirational movie, song, or book.  So many of my writings begin with the inspiration I find in them.  I especially love a good adventure!  After all, I lived in Haiti for two years, sailed around the…

  • Faith

    Signs of Spring

    During one of the darkest seasons of life a couple of years ago, I needed to find spiritual whitespace.  One way to do so, was to try and remember what used to bring me joy. Nature. Solitude in nature has…

  • Faith

    Here

    It’s not hard to find a sad story in our world.  One has just to turn on the news to find overwhelming stories filled with deep pain.   Or enter into the life of a friend and walk closely enough…