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Flowers

Earlier this year my brother and I lost our father. It was one of those experiences in life where it happened all of a sudden. 625 more words

Family

The Birth of Evan Maxwell

My journey into motherhood began in late May of 2011.

I was finally 40 weeks pregnant and anxiously awaiting the birth of my first child. Being the first time mother that I was, I was becoming impatient and starting to feel like I might be pregnant… 979 more words

Parenting

To my Sons

There’s no lasting thrill in luxury.
Luxury, of its nature, should be rare.
It’s hard to feel real pleasure
when everything you ever want
is instantly supplied and there. 135 more words

Poetry

Debbie's Family

Had a quick session with my friend Debbie and her boys before her oldest left for home!  Apparently it has been so long since they’ve had pictures done that Debbie couldn’t remember when the last time was! 15 more words

The Faith of Our Fathers

This year, I had the honor of bringing our Church’s Father’s Day message. As I began to prepare, I asked the Lord to show me two things. 819 more words

Daughter To Daughter: Encouragement For Women

Twelve sons

Twelve sons from the very same father and from the very same mother! All of them named differently, even though all were princes. Everyone a name given or granted for being alive, but even though their twelve names are twelve different lives, their names is so that they all can fulfill equally. 124 more words

Poetry

Reading T'ao Ch'ien Before Bed

All day long I scribble something

In this notebook

I’ve nearly the hundred and sixty pages filled

But my heart doesn’t rest

I think of a robin settling down among leaves and chopped mine drying in our yard… 66 more words