Simple

  I’ve Wearied Myself I’m an expert at complicating things. I like to have plans, you see. And plans are better, aren’t they, with a contingency plan or two or six? Well of course. If it’s worth planning, it’s worth planning well, no? If it’s worth doing, it’s worth my best, right? Um, wrong.  There are plenty […]


The Love Expedition

True Confessions (And a Puzzle. Can You Solve It?) I’ve been whining. [Wait. Everyone seems to think my disappointment is justified. I’m unconvinced. Anyway, that’s the tension I’ve been sorting out lately.] See, I’ve been sick a lot the last two years. One thing after another, I thought. I was wrong. Every affliction has been a […]


Weekend Reflection: Fierce Joy

    7 I will bless the Lord who has counseled me; Indeed, my mind instructs me in the night. 8 I have set the Lord continually before me; Because He is at my right hand, I will not be shaken. 9 Therefore my heart is glad and my glory rejoices; My flesh also will […]


Follow That Cloud!

Headlands of the Lost Coast, Humboldt County, February 2011 Wayfinding Last week my husband Rich and I concluded a 10-day vacation. We filled each day with unhurried meanderings, marveling at the splendor of California’s northern coast and exploring back roads at whim. As we traveled, a single sentence that I’d heard recently at a seminar returned, […]


Follow That Cloud!

Headlands of the Lost Coast, Humboldt County, February 2011 Wayfinding Last week my husband Rich and I concluded a 10-day vacation. We filled each day with unhurried meanderings, marveling at the splendor of California’s northern coast and exploring back roads at whim. As we traveled, a single sentence that I’d heard recently at a seminar returned, […]