Category Archives: From my Heart and Hands

Story #14: In the middle of the night

I think the clock said 2:10 a.m. but my eyes were blurry from lack of sleep. I had not slept much for many nights.  My baby wasn’t fussy, just got his days and nights mixed up and in the dim … Continue reading

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An Advent worth keeping to

Together lets light the world Happy December 1st world! We need a little Christmas…

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The “other” list

I am thankful for windows. That quarter inch piece of glass stuck in a hole in the wall, a hole in our car; holes in buildings, in trains, in planes… which allows us to look out and see beyond ourselves… … Continue reading

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Bombed by Acorns

I swear some delinquent squirrels planned a sabotage, waiting quietly in an oak tree until I lined up directly underneath them yesterday on my walk through Peek-a Boo Path. I got acorn bombed! Here is some of the real evidence. … Continue reading

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Ten is a magical number!

Ten years ago this past August, on the night before school started, I stood high on that white beam splashing last minute paint over this exciting surprise for our local elementary school.  I could not wait for them to see … Continue reading

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The Christmas LIE

                           This anecdote happened 10 days ago! There I stood while “the question” lingered like a swarm of bumble bees gathering to go in for the sting, while … Continue reading

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HOPE

One year ago today I walked a message in the snow to my mother who had stepped into heaven only a few short hours earlier. I felt bitterly cold to the core, silent, lonely, and empty… Exactly one year later, … Continue reading

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