Monthly Archives: April 2013

kicking

Time for one of my own poems by now, don’t you think? I’m not sure if I wrote this while I was actually pregnant, or if it was when I was just dreaming about being pregnant… because I did dream … Continue reading

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star shifting, light lifting

My small circle of “support” here is very positive and affirming of me, yet I do wonder sometimes (as you’ve noticed) what I’m doing here, presumptuously thinking anyone would want to read what I’m writing. And I always remind myself … Continue reading

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light a candle

There are quite a few articles to read about stuff that you just feel “there’s nothing I can do”. But you keep reading them, it seems that at least you can do that. For example, I just read one about … Continue reading

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no matter how much you lock yourself up…

Reading over the next two poems in Luci Shaw’s Listen to the Green, I don’t feel like copying them over, but the message in each is really neat. The first one talks about trying to get through to God, and … Continue reading

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the skin of poetry

Hahaha, have to put this in here quickly (rare to post on grocery-shop day), since it’s about poetry, and it comes from Anne of Avonlea! (See yesterday’s post.) Anne organizes a picnic in the Spring, with a few of her … Continue reading

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snakes and bad boys

Would you like me to leave off poetry for another day? It’s good for you though, you know. But I came across something else to talk about, briefly, in two different stories from yesterday–one a Murdoch Mystery, and the other … Continue reading

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Crazy!

FINALLY finished fixing up my Groups folder of pictures! Got it down to 466 from almost 600, a lot of it by putting two or three photos together. It could have had even more, but a lot of group pictures … Continue reading

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yet we may be broken

OY, this is such great stuff! I usually use that term to refer to scripture, but this poem is using scripture. In fact, the title is a quote from Malachi 3:2–“…for who can endure the day of his coming?” The … Continue reading

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Keep your fork.

John had SUCH a good word for us yesterday… so appropo for us personally, as a church. He always bares his heart and shares personal things, but yesterday it just seemed more personal than usual. (So yeah, uncheck “post to … Continue reading

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Angels can be furry, no doubt about it!

OH! You have no idea how beautiful a purring cat is, until that cat has come to curl up on the exact right spot on your body, when you’re in the “abject misery” of gastrointestinal problems in the middle of … Continue reading

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