Change as a Permanent Home

“And then it happens: One day you discover that staying the same is scary and changing has become your new home.”  ― Shannon L. Alder I’ve often been a slow learner, especially on the subject of change. For some people it’s not like that. They find a way to get comfortable with change and make it their permanent home. Like my friend, Mark. Mark’s parents … Continue reading Change as a Permanent Home »

How Would YOU Spend Your Afterlife?

“We yearn for continued existence after death, though we don’t know what to do with ourselves on a rainy Sunday afternoon.”  ~ Robert W. Funk Hmmmmmmmmmm. When Marsha shared this quote with me it stopped me cold in my tracks. I never thought of the “afterlife” quite in those terms, at least not since I was a kid when I thought the afterlife might be … Continue reading How Would YOU Spend Your Afterlife? »

The Kiss of Joy

“Joy is the infallible sign of the presence of God.”  ― Pierre Teilhard de Chardin 💐 Now shall I walk Or shall I ride? “Ride”, Pleasure said; “Walk”, Joy replied.💐Now what shall I — Stay home or roam? “Roam”, Pleasure said; And Joy — “Stay Home.”💐Now shall I dance, Or sit for dreams? “Sit,” answers Joy; “Dance,” Pleasure screams.💐Which of ye two Will kindest be? … Continue reading The Kiss of Joy »