I don’t know where you land on the Enneagram. (Here’s a great book for beginners. Also, here’s a quiz.) I’m solidly a 6 with a 5 wing. In a nutshell, it means I have a bajillion worst case scenarios in… Continue Reading →
I’m stuck in a badly written dystopian novel.
Did you know a newspaper published a parody of ‘Marvin K. Mooney Will You Please Go Now!’ called “Richard M. Nixon, Will You Please Go Now!”? And the president resigned 9 days later.
There’s a reason the angels didn’t say “Good tidings of great happiness!”
God is still having a conversation with his people – even in their broken condition!
Somehow when David’s hurt and lament was spent, he could see Yahweh even in the awful stuff.
It seems today has been hijacked by COVID-19 aka the Coronavirus.
I was dumbfounded how a middle grade novel could so accurately depict raw grief.
“Once you are Real, you can’t be ugly, except to people who don’t understand.” Skin Horse (Velveteen Rabbit)
My dear dedicated readers… I owe you an explanation. My high hopes and plans for getting the posts done last week were thwarted by the prep for Thanksgiving. I kept telling myself that I’d have plenty of time to get it… Continue Reading →
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