Tag Archives: faith

Riding Lessons

I just celebrated a birthday, and asked God for some guidance on the last day of a mini-vacation.  No tablets or burning bushes would be necessary; I just wanted a little something to kick off my next trip around the sun.  … Continue reading

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She Learns To Fly By Flying

Keep me as the apple of your eye; hide me in the shadow of your wings. Psalms 17:8 Seems pretty simple, this scripture I quoted from a Bible in front of a crowd the Sunday our eldest daughter was baptized.  … Continue reading

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Take Your Rest

My village laid one of its greats to rest the other day.  It is not enough to say he was a good man.  Good men, while possibly hard to find, are not as rare as he- the first African American assistant … Continue reading

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I Can See Clearly Now

For the first six years of my life I was I was nearly blind and no one knew, not even me.  My parents figured I was fine; I could read, write, and speak fluently.  But I made my way through … Continue reading

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Show Me

I don’t work on Mondays.  Not for money, anyway.  I’ve adopted a personal policy, like many restaurants and theaters that work hard on weekends.  Mondays are reserved to press the reset button.  I am free to make this decision as … Continue reading

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Yes

I asked God If it was okay to be melodramatic And she said yes I asked her if it was okay to be short And she said it sure is I asked her if I could wear nail polish Or … Continue reading

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You Have Everything You Need

I had Cabin Fever, and I had it bad.  I wandered through the house, dying to get somewhere new.  “This place makes me sick.” I told myself.  I roamed the bottom floor, searching for clutter, thinking that maybe I needed … Continue reading

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