Tag Archives: rivers

Of Naming Rights and the Nature of Rivers

Driving through the Kansas River valley on our way to a wedding in Manhattan got me to thinking… maybe rivers and marriages have more in common than I thought. Continue reading

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Spring Floods

The river runs heavy,

dark and angry along the levee, Continue reading

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Still Taking Chances

We ought, I think, embrace the risk of loving rather than choosing the safe loneliness of insulation. Continue reading

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Dark Waters

The breach sent floodwaters rolling across fertile farmland and forced residents of the area to leave. Continue reading

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Home Place

It’s the years of living and belonging, of knowing folks, of having shared some of the worst and best that life can send your way. Continue reading

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