Tag Archives: closeness

Resting in the Shadows of the Moon

Sitting on the deck with the one you love, talking about things that matter and watching the moon–there are worse reasons for staying up late! Continue reading

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A Deliberate Casualness

You know how much you enjoy it when a good friend doesn’t need anything but just makes time to visit? I think Papa enjoys when we do that with him. Continue reading

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Beyond the Blues

Quiet moments, simple pleasures, the beauty of nature, the warmth of closeness… for such blessings, we give thanks to the Blesser. Continue reading

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Night Planting

Sometimes even after a long, tiring day, close conversation is better than sleep. Continue reading

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Intentionally Invitational

I’d love to know how many hours Randa and I have spent in conversation with each other over the past twenty-three years! Offhand, I’d guess that if we added up all the time Continue reading

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Toward Peace

We sit, then, sipping cold drinks
and watching the moon slip its way
into the branches of the pin oak. Continue reading

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At Table

With the dark of November’s first Friday settling onto the fields and woods beyond the house, Dan blesses the meal and we eat. Continue reading

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