As I write this, I’m sitting in the hospital visiting my grandmother, Isabel. She’s 89 (she just had a birthday on December 18) and she suffered a stroke on the very last day of 2016. Instead of spending New Years Eve ushering in 2017 and celebrating my husband’s 35th birthday downtown (he’s a January 1…
I waited patiently for the Lord; he turned to me and heard my cry. He lifted me out of the slimy pit, out of the mud and mire; he set my feet on a rock and gave me a firm place to stand. He put a new song in my mouth. – Psalms, Chapter 40 When my husband and I envisioned this…
I’m starting something new on this blog. For the next six months, at the beginning of each month, I will post five to seven inspiring, thought-provoking or funny sayings/quotes that move me or make me smile.
What I feared has come upon me; what I dreaded has happened to me. I have no peace, no quietness; I have no rest, but only turmoil. – Job, Chapter 3 Almost nine months after losing my two babies, I’m still looking for peace.
Six Months Ago
Six months ago, my life changed forever. Six months ago, the world stopped moving. Six months ago, I said goodbye. Six months ago. I wish I could turn back time. I wish I could go back. I wish I could pull you out of the depths and pull you in. I wish for many things. Six…