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And this (yes, really) is the Preacher...same place, same time. Oh dear...did I really make him that jumpsuit?

How to mess up a meat loaf – and grow a marriage

I had much to learn as a bride at nineteen. But the Lord God said, “It is not good that the man should be alone; I will make him a helper fit for him ,” and the Lord God knows I tried to be that helper to my man. My enthusiasm surpassed my ignorance, in […]

Let’s talk about our messes and our blessings

Let’s talk about our messes and our blessings

10:21 p.m. I sit in the very yellow space that serves as my office. My book collection lines one wall. The books I hope to read, the books someone recommended I read, the ones I bought for their artwork or bindings, those that hulk there for a rare reference, the ones I keep because I […]

What the world needs now is…a sticky note

So many areas of our groaning world need transforming these days. Unspeakable atrocities spew through the media. Not to make light of all that, but I propose that sticky-notes could help. I caught the sticky-note bug from the Post-it Queen. At least, that’s what I came to call my co-worker during the weeks we worked […]