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Lent Prayer 6 – March 10

Lent Prayer 6 dark night, black yet calm. like the inside of a soul that has not yet seen the light but knows that it is coming.   thank you Lord for the impulse of creation.   ————

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Lent Prayer 2 – March 6

Lent Prayer 2 Failures, a part of our stories whose burden we bear, by whose grace we have grown.   I give thanks to you Lord for these moments, these graces, that touched down in my life along the way … Continue reading

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a weariness worth bearing – December 23

12.23 the fatigue of an evening spent with friends, glasses raised, songs sung, stories shared.   the fatigue of lives that care and carry on, a weariness worth bearing ——————–

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o tannenbaum – December 22

12.22 warm lights, tree decor, ornaments with names of children and hopes fulfilled.   fifteen years, long term, anniversary, child born, power ranger orb, etched silver cradles.   birth of the One matching births of our own. family story evokedĀ  … Continue reading

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her smile broke me open – November 4

11.4 her smile broke me open the very first time   sitting on the back porch when I drove up   and lighting up the whole sun in my sky.   years in the doing asking, loving, making   I … Continue reading

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grace in between – September 26

9.26 The leaves have begun their descent into the crannies and wrinkles of bone bare sump below the dam.   soon colors will flare and singe but not yet. a pause, as if hesitant anticipation is the harbinger of what … Continue reading

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tan legged woman – September 9

9.9 tan legged woman works the garden while I ride the mower in a yard and home we have created together. with boys out it is now the two of us. as it was in the beginning is now and … Continue reading

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early morning haze – July 11

7.11 early morning blue haze is topping the pond, light edging through the swamp grass fronds as the sky lightens   and orange white corners touch into the window sides refracting the day. i sip my sumatra coffee   and … Continue reading

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