Of prickles, pain and portals….

Sometimes into life’s overwhelm come soft days so thick with grace it seems the volume gets turned up on your joy and drowns out some prickle, shaking dance back into tired feet ’til your heart starts taking on hope as heaven storms down light so fierce that it swallows up the dark. When you’re not…

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Of brilliance, bobble and belonging….

I’ve been sweet on the art of encouragement for as long as I can remember, feeling somersaults of thanks for every bit of balm that helps a soul get out of bed another morning and pull on fresh clothes over dreams burned down to the nub. Like gentle shoes for blistered feet, so a broken…

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When the heart thumps of longings and lanes…..

In the heat of our culture’s loud and frantic traffic right now, it’s sometimes hard to find and hold steady to your lane. The message is loud and the pressure real:                       ~ you should be doing more to protect your family and community from…

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Of treasure and need….

This is for your hungry places, where  the cold fingers of need creep up through your thin-worn soles, and you feel small against the bluster of a wind that would slice right through. For the places where you go mostly alone, hunted down by fear that raises stiff the hairs on your neck, the kind of fright that preys on perception…

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a bouquet to believe in….

It seems the world is smoldering in pretty poisonous lies and my soul droops a little weary, heavy with all I can’t trust. So I made a list of what I can and it lit me up inside and grew my peace to see just how much I can wildly believe. I believe in seeds…

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