Tag Archives: northeast Kansas

Total Eclipse of the Sun

Turns out there might be a thing or two even more dramatic than a total eclipse of the sun… Continue reading

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Coffee with Neil

What’s even better than a cool morning after a hot dry spell? Sharing it with a good friend! Continue reading

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A Powerful Dawning

We may not be ready to move to a better place until we have learned to accept where we are. Continue reading

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Women Leaders in the Church

Even in the most conservative churches across America, and in the most Christ-like ways, women are leading… by example. Continue reading

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Loving the Weather

We’ve gone from minus twenty wind chills to sixty degrees in less than a week. Thunderstorms tonight and snow tomorrow. Definitely not boring! Continue reading

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Artwork

Whether in scenes of nature or in the best of human interaction, beauty provides us with blessings and benefits that make it worth our time to take time… Continue reading

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Mosaics

If we want to give and gain greater satisfaction in the workplace, we need to make time and place for friendships to form. Continue reading

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A Touch of Sun

Out past Bendena,
just as I reach the low spot between slopes
and head back uphill,
the sun spills through an opening in the trees Continue reading

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A Hint of Autumn Comes to Doniphan County

The ridge beyond the ridge
barely shows in its darker tinge
against the fringe of smooth slate
that waits for the breaking of day Continue reading

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Fishing with the Grandkids

I have long been mesmerized
by the magic of fishing,
spending long hours alone as a child,
contemplating the mystery
of what happened beneath the surface, Continue reading

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