Category: disappointment

the slow art of mending

When I find myself trying not to look across the room, wondering. When I find myself waiting for that acceptance in some form of contact. When I find myself assuming rather than knowing. When I find myself waiting and hoping that this isn’t really… Continue Reading “the slow art of mending”


So.. the second set of choices went up for the January ’11 Reflections ‘challenge’.   Homemade: Tell us why you like store-bought or homemade things more? Share with us anything that was homemade by you this year? Singleness: Everyone has periods of singleness in his or… Continue Reading “Disappointment”

The Meaning of Emptiness

For as the rain and the snow come down from heavenand do not return there but water the earth, making it bring forth and sprout, giving seed to the sower and bread to the eater,  so shall my word be that goes out from… Continue Reading “The Meaning of Emptiness”

Living Life Without Expectations

Photo courtesy of Lola Rodriguez over at For my new series on expectations, click here My cousin over at in progress recently posted some questions about expectations… living with them, living without them, and all the frustrations that go along with a disappointment… Continue Reading “Living Life Without Expectations”