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Like most of the people I know, I’ve been working through a lot since the election. And where I think I more or less landed is: 572 more words



You tiptoe through blades
of wet grass, dancing into moon beams
that cut the night like glass.
Your fingers shape pictures in the air,
gentle and restless as birds. 65 more words

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Safe in His Grace

November 5, 2016 (3 years, 1 week, 2 days later)

Safe in His grace. That’s a theme I picked up on last night. I do struggle with fear and protection and so the idea of safety appeals to me and seems unrealistic at the same time. 571 more words


Beyond Snow Days, Chronic Illness, and All the What-ifs

I get accused of not playing with my kids very often.

So at the risk of breaking my almost-37-year old neck, I played this weekend. By the end of Sunday afternoon they’d reduced the neighbor’s hill to ice and turned their cheeks the color of summer vine-ripened tomatoes. 723 more words


In Its Heart

The ship groans around me like a living thing, and I can hear the far off thrumming of its engines like the rushing of blood in my own ears. 84 more words

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ARMW TBR 2017 Challenge!!

Hello ARMW readers! Welcome to a new year, which means a whole new year of reading!! Bring on the books! :)

If you followed us throughout the year last year, you would’ve seen our 2016 TBR Jar Challenge. 248 more words


Girl Scout Cookies!

Amelia and our Brownie/Daisy Troop #1008 are selling Girl Scout cookies. Wouldn’t you like some? She’s taking orders through this month and has set a lofty selling goal for herself. 109 more words