it goes where it please, like the breath in me *

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it's the first cool Sunday I can remember and the sounds of my boys playing outside are therapeutic. The hum of a weed eater is nearby and there is an almost lazy silence in between,  punctuated occasionally with the squawk of a bird which sounds somehow out of place.  I love the sound of the wind in the trees and feel my soul stirring, like a flower turning to light. _____ "But I can't … [Read more...]

Mountains of silence

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I am currently at the end of an eight day journey alone. Yep you read that... Alone. P.S. My dog has been with me. =-) I have never really done this before... This being going off on a long trip alone. I have been through some challenging situations in the last several weeks in my personal life and in this time I have questioned a lot in my life. This journey alone has been in … [Read more...]

Words More Than People

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I haven't written much in the last month or so but I am stepping back in to tell you why I haven't been writing, through writing, (kind of a silly process... I'm super aware =-)). It hasn't been that I don't have stories that could be shared it is simply that there is something new happening in my life and I have had to step back in order to understand it all. The Lord has been taking me on … [Read more...]

Earning My Way

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I have mentioned in a number of posts that my job is a little on the crazy, wonderful, unpredictable and amazing side on a regular basis, and the current post will only prove that in new and beautiful way. I work with young adults with special needs. My job challenges me everyday.   With that, this week I had a great example of watching someone struggle through something that we all … [Read more...]