Fall

There are so many emotions wrapped up in the season of fall. The varied change of color on the trees and crisp feel in the air forewarns that the end of something is near.  It’s as if the earth needs a good cry sometimes, just like me.  The leaves accept the rest and fall like feather-tears to…

Vacuum Cleaner Talk

There’s a verse in the Bible that says “Where no Oxen are, the crib is clean”… we all understand that having anything means having a responsibility and receiving a blessing…even a vacuum cleaner can speak and remind us of our blessings.  This happened to me this morning.  I was vacuuming, trying to catch up from…

Grandma Wells

Grandma Wells had a “first” last night.  She experienced the place called heaven.  I’m sure there are reasons that we haven’t been told more about what its like.  Maybe part of the beauty for us here is our ability to imagine and wonder. I know I get a lot of satisfaction just wondering what it’s…

The Gray Day

It’s an unusual day in Colorado.  It’s a little chilly and rainy.  The chilly can be usual this time of year (I’ve heard), but not the rainy.  The sun shines about 300 days of the year here.  Most days, I look out and see the majesty of the mountains in the west.  They are so…

My Piece of Paper

It’s not like our lives are a blank piece of paper.  We are born with attributes, personality, uniqueness and dreams.  I can only think these are gifts from God…in His image.  Even the culture we find ourselves, is not of our choosing.  That prompts many “what ifs” for me. Doesn’t it make you wonder? There…