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A Blue Hope

For six years, I’ve lived about an hour and a half from Myrtle Beach, and still haven’t gone there just to inhale its beauty.

I’ve gone there once for an appointment and once for a comedy show (laughter is medicine, you know). 3,756 more words

Blue Heron

Review: The Lullaby Sky

Title: The Lullaby Sky
Author: Carolyn Brown
Series: – –
Genre: Women’s Fiction
Length: Novel
Available: Now

After seven years of misery and abuse, it’s all over—Hannah O’Malley is officially divorced.

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The Extraordinary in the Ordinary

“The incredible gift of the ordinary! 

Glory comes streaming from the table of daily life.”

–Macrina Wiederkehr

A simple new recipe landed in my inbox the other day.  322 more words

Each New Day

I love the mornings,

the dark slowly rolling up its blanket,

awakening the light,

giving birth to a new day

that is honored for its invitation… 26 more words

HOPE FOR THE HEALING OF SURVIVORS -- By Brian mark Hennessy

HOPE FOR THE HEALING OF SURVIVORS — By Brian mark Hennessy

“Sexual abuse has been called “soul murder” and sexual abuse by clergy is an icon of spiritual felony”. 1,229 more words

Sexual Abuse

Writing

I’ve said it so many times—if I don’t write, I’m not living. I’m not in touch with myself. I’m drifting. Sinking. Lost in a fog. Unable to focus. 242 more words

Spiritual Formation

Reconciling Grief: Choosing Proper Conditions

Everything is gestation and then bringing forth. Rainer Maria Rilke

Winters are long in Minnesota.  Some years ago, however, winter seemed especially long.  I grew weary of its icy temperatures, sidewalks, and streets.   223 more words