Monthly Archives: April 2020

Last Morning in April

Early morning sun, a peaceful morning, a cup of coffee and a bit of quiet beauty… not a bad way to start a day! Continue reading

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End of a Dry April

Sometimes, just about the time I think my yard is never going to turn green… it starts to rain. Continue reading

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Visiting Dorothy During the Plague of 2020

Visiting through the screen of an open window and at least hearing a loved one’s voice is sure better than some of the other choices. Continue reading

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What Lives Within

Times like this assault our emotions, put our convictions to the test, and tempt us to superficially judge other people. Continue reading

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More Than Good Looks

Sometimes what seemed like a simple project turns into something a lot bigger!
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Soft Flowers & Hard Frosts

Desperate times call for desperate measures, even when it may make your neighbors laugh at you and shake their heads… Continue reading

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Black Saturday

How awful it must have been for Jesus’s disciples on the day after his death! Continue reading

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No Other Way

Thinking about the betrayal, the trials, the suffering, the sacrifice, the supreme love of God expressed in Christ… Continue reading

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Nocturnal Illumination

In these times, waking up with a headache and soaked with sweat can sure get your mind racing! Continue reading

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Return to Paradise, Again

John Prine spent his life searching for and sharing truth, beauty and an irascible sense of humor through music. My life is better for having known and shared his music. Continue reading

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