Love Is Here

Love Is Here Will you find it at your door,after all the crys and howls in the nightlonged for and pleaded forYet seldom, perhaps, recognized before? Will you? Love is here.It knocks, seeking your knowing glance,to catch your gaze that seems to look beyondas if to say, “surely I will find it someday”. Will you? … Continue reading

Beauty In My Heart

Many tears this morning as I look at old photos of my mom. She lives today in the loneliness of dementia and only has rare moments when she can recognize something or someone through the cloud that is now her memory. So yes, this Mothers Day is a painful one. And somehow in the midst … Continue reading

An Artist’s Life

On a beautiful Sunday just before Spring in north Georgia, I found myself in the woods at creek’s edge where I could get still enough to listen. Six hours later I emerged. Here is my expression of it. An Artist’s Life An artist’s life is what I live my palette full of choice each new … Continue reading

Birthed in a Woman’s Power

Mother, you inspire me. You carry this baby inside you, your task incomprehensible. For many long months discomfort will torment you, forcing you to surrender in ways so foreign to you. You  will be told by others how you must be and what to do, some of these things deeply personal, and through the process … Continue reading

Notes From Mission Road

Mission is alive and well within me. Indeed, it pulses through my veins and charges my spirit to move forward and… yes, often right to my edge. Wow, it’s amazing how just 10 years ago I embarked on a drastically different journey in my life.  Almost abruptly (it seems), I took a hard right turn … Continue reading