• Five Minute Friday :: Aware LinkupEvery one of you who have been baptized into Christ have clothed yourselves with Christ. There is no longer Jew or Gentile, there is no longer slave… Read More
I often say flourish, flourishing, bounty, bountiful, especially when I talk about God's bountiful gifts from earth, vine, and tree that help community and the land itself flourish, that mak… Read More
A favorite memory of a summer eveningIn his prologue to A Death in the Family that Samuel Barber musically interpreted as Knoxville: Summer of 1915, James Agee asked, "And who shall ever tel… Read More
Today's Hope Writers prompt asks what my ideal reader buys at the farmer's market and wonders why. They suggested the pronoun she; for simplicity I'll keep it. My ideal blog reader goes to t… Read More
Identify an obstacle to my writing routine in summer (this summer). What can I do about it?Easy one! Same as the obstacles to my living more fully. Lack of social interactions. Not enough pe… Read More
How has my writing life enriched my everyday life in the last three months?Mental Health pastor Barry Pearman – Turning the Page told me he blogs every week "even if it's like sho… Read More
What was the last article or book I recommended to a friend, and why?For summer solstice today, the Hope Writers prompt asks for a book recommendation. That doesn't fly for me because solsti… Read More
A time I visited the beach.Truro. Malibu East, Malibu West. Revere (Ri-vee-ah). Easta Bost. Windansea. La Jolla Shores. Pacific Beach. My list's not endless, but my memories approach infinit… Read More
Most months I look at the Hope Writer prompts; a few usually appeal to me, but not enough to blog every day. This month was different. I easily could write to almost all of them, but needed… Read More
• five minute friday :: guess linkupI give you a new commandment, that you love one another. Just as I have loved you, you also should love one another. By this everyone will know you… Read More
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