Kyrie eleison: It may or may not have been the same year Daddy survived electric shock therapy, that year he lived in a quiet building by water with scratchy linens and locked windows and a special room where people did crafts, the year I was 7 or 8 years old, when I first spoke Greek. It happened by way of a song. Old enough to … [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.
Upbeat: adjective, to maintain good cheer—despite circumstances. How to stay upbeat when life implodes? Start by looking back. Since 1950, upbeat has been used … [Read More...]
Moody skies. A cliff. An abandoned stroller . . . Who took the baby? +++ May I tell you a story? On August 21st the solar eclipse will, in some locations, turn … [Read More...]
Playdate? O boy. What planet is Klein on now? "Playdate" by definition may be a toddler gig, but experiencing one both enlivens and reorients us—at any age. For … [Read More...]