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Searching the Heavens at Four in the Morning

Sometimes, the nearness of a thing can make it seem much larger than it truly is. It can be challenging to keep our problems in proper perspective. Continue reading

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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 Peaceful End to a Stormy Day

There is something hopeful about the light of a crescent moon breaking through a stormy sky… Continue reading

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Think Not Too Lightly of Life’s Little Things

In the same way the least bit of light can shine through the darkness, our kindness and encouragement can lift the hearts of others. Continue reading

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The Softer Works of God

The beauty of a full moon barely shining through the clouds reminds me of the many quiet and gentle folks I’ve loved and admired over the years. Continue reading

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Night Vision

Even in the grandeur of a full moon on a winter night, the light touch of a loving hand brings a needed closeness. Continue reading

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Reflections on a Winter’s Night

A three-quarter moon at the half point of night throws its bright light across the frozen grass. I walk out past the concrete sidewalk into the shadows of the birches crumpled on the leaves and small broken branches. A northwestern … Continue reading

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Feeding After the Storm

Evening has a special peace–and beauty–after a storm has passed. Continue reading

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January’s Passing

Even memory seems dulled
by the constant cold;
did the snows start in November
or was it even before that
this year? Continue reading

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For a Daughter, Five Hundred Miles Away

How I wish that the peace of this night
could somehow soothe your heart
in the midst of this agony of betrayal and loss; Continue reading

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