Space Day 1: I wake to the heady pine scent of Christmas—the morning I’ve dreaded (backstory here). Our trees are falling. Heartwood splinters like gunfire. Out in the air-conditioned Forestry Bobcat with its whiz-bang red Masticator, the contractor we hired knocks over bug-ridden pines. Each living, still-photosynthesizing tree … [Read More...]
I’m Laurie, a contemplative writer, musician and artist, who helps distracted, heart-weary people refocus on God in creative ways that spark hope and wholeness.
This post is for you if: “Summer” keeps eluding your out-stretched hands Your last outdoor nap occurred 10 years ago Weeds (or weedy thoughts) keep overtaking … [Read More...]
Yesterday's Beans Beans headlined my last-minute grocery list. Elbows flared, an older man blocked my way. His stance was wide, his reach, long. He radiated … [Read More...]
Spontaneity: nice idea. Tough, though, for those with Lists. Those who don't want their plans disturbed. Finish article Scour kitchen Shower Immerse in … [Read More...]