The Greatest of these is Love

Though Angels' tongues could escape my lips and sentiment sweet should flow When grace extends my patience thin When arms become empty, hearts heavy, feet ready for escape, eyes drifting, head aching, song quiet, candles huffed to cooled wax, all seems lost around me, I remember.  Greater love has no man than he who lays … Continue reading The Greatest of these is Love

Masterpiece

There's a canvas where purpose meets potential and I find myself painting there. Blank before me the beginning of yet another chapter...one I didn't ask for. I sit on the edge of now, waiting, breathing in, breathing out, feeling the quiet as substance filling the caverns of fear. I take in my hand and my … Continue reading Masterpiece

Strength

One thing I've learned about myself over the years is that fear grows in dark places deep within when I'm not paying attention.  I particularly find this in the context of relationships. The husband and I have a rough day and I turn suddenly I'm on the bridge of the Enterprise yelling "Shields up! Prepare for battle! … Continue reading Strength

The Beauty of Commitment

Ear pressed to chestlisteningheartbeat consumingin moments known as "now"all fades to dimbut the light of this spacethe light of eyesshining brightly with lovemovedbreathing you insweet caress of hands lost in skinin moments of you and medrifting to dreamsnestled safe in armslove reminding me that we are oneunion of souls in covenantforever combinedforever committedforever oneI'll never … Continue reading The Beauty of Commitment