The Color of my Lawn

I was at a birthday party years ago. I'd joined a group of fellow homeschooling mom's who were discussing daily activities, curriculums and parenting choices. In the midst of the group was "that ONE mom". You know the one I mean. She talked of how organized her life was. She shared how many hours she … Continue reading The Color of my Lawn

Ouch

My breath pushes too heavy upon my chest; my lungs overtaken by some unseen force alien to me. In an instant all hope spills like beans from a bag burst open…suddenly scattered…useless. I am altogether undone. At the end of me, there’s a place I didn’t know about before. It’s like a stream hiding deep … Continue reading Ouch

Storm

Sometimes life is like a storm Wriggling, writhing over the face of the deep Waves with motion fast...furious conquering the soul of the doubter Another crash, hard and heavy on the face of the water Breaking with foam and frenzy Too easily pulling us under Sometimes life is like a storm When belief rises, overpowering … Continue reading Storm