Monthly Archives: January 2011

One More Mile

ONE MORE MILE   How’s it going?  Has your week been a good one?  Robert Frost had a beautiful line, “(I’ve) miles to go before I sleep /and miles to go before I sleep.”  We’re all on a journey; some … Continue reading

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There Is A Time

There is a Time   Have you noticed how few bird nests are left in the bare trees?  In summertime it seems every tree and bush has two or three of the intricately woven mini-masterpieces; guarded by the shrill cry … Continue reading

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GOD’S TAPESTRY

Download now or preview on posterous Excerpt from Splinters of Light.doc (21 KB) God’s Tapestry   When we think of the Weaver sitting at the loom of our lives, we tend to think of God.  Jehovah.  The Omnipotent Father.  One … Continue reading

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MOLLY AND THE CITY SLICKER Donna Swanson c.2001

  Molly mounted the steps to the big white farmhouse as quietly as possible, placing her bucket of freshly gathered eggs just inside the door.  She took care to close the screen softly and was about to make her escape … Continue reading

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WHAT WE DID ON SATURDAY NIGHT

  No, no, no.  This is not a True Confessions piece.  Not even I can remember that far back.  Romantically speaking, that is.  But one day when a couple of my sisters and I were visiting with my mother, I … Continue reading

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NO PETS?

Did you hear the news that some state is trying to pass a law that makes it illegal to buy a pet from a pet store?  Sounds like the animal activists are at it again.  They are probably related to … Continue reading

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WHAT MAKES YOU HAPPY?

  We’ve all heard the expression, “Happiness is a warm puppy”.  But what is your definition?  What makes you happy?  What is it that lights up your eyes, lifts up your heart and makes your day sparkle?  It might be … Continue reading

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