Table Talk refers to informal conversations over a meal (or a card game, as a friend reminded me yesterday.) In this week of cornucopias, restaurant groaning boards, and home-cooked feasts, here's a litany you could use for Grace as you gather, one voice (or several) reading the bullet points, the rest chiming in on the bold font … [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.
Hope you're ready for these teeth," I say. My smiling hygienist lowers the dental lounger. "Tell me about your grandson," she says. "Just started kindergarten," I … [Read More...]
Homesick: who hasn't felt it? Once, Autumn meant friction. Snits and pouts. Epic school-shopping wars: my taste vs Mom's. "Teal is your color, Laurie. It brings … [Read More...]
"Shalom" is the one word I cannot speak when faced with stinkbugs. Sleep in a room infested with kamikaze wing-buzz and reek? Fat chance. Shalom suggests lions … [Read More...]