The Little Things

Honestly, I’ve been struggling this past month or so. It often seems like the days just drift by, with those around me bustling to work and fulfilling goals and stressing about life in general. Outside of it all, I watch them hustle and wish that I were still part of all of that stress. Weird,…Read more »

Waiting and Darkness

I don’t do well with waiting, y’all. Seriously. I like to plan and have a purpose. Good days have always been those that are productive, filled with work and chores, the completion of tasks that always seem to pile up around us. Busy-ness has been my specialty, and I love the feeling of accomplishment. But…Read more »

God’s Presence Is with You

Yesterday was an extra, extra bad day for me. It has been several months since I began my cancer treatment, with my first major surgery in December. And soon radiation begins. Friday brought two appointments, both with my oncologists. I had been dreading this day as we would discuss the staging of the cancer as…Read more »

The Obsolete Woman

As I’ve grown older and reached middle age, some days I creep about, fully expecting someone to leap out of a dark corner, pointing their finger at me and yelling, “Obsolete!” My particular skill set and education really are from a previous age, that time when our culture lay its emphasis on the power of…Read more »