autumn

After weeks of brilliant blue skies, summer’s long-exhaled goodbye, the rain recently returned to my corner of the Pacific Northwest. Three years in this part of the world have taught me winter rain is a fact of life.

Repentance & Reconciliation

Repentance and reconciliation, not only do they sound right together (yay for alliteration!), but they go together, hand-in-hand. There can be NO reconciliation without repentance. Because without repentance there is no humility, no regret, no change, no moving forward. The need for reconciliation stems from a break, an impasse of sorts, in which our will…

Taste & See

Setting forth in the direction He's called, Ready to dance among the stars. The weight of the world lifts at last As I follow with my whole heart. Feel the sunshine on your hair, girl? Those raindrops on your tongue? Smell the sweet, cool air of mountains? Sand tickling toes as you run? Traveling this road of…

Her

The weight of her in my arms, unchanged by time. The smell of her sweet, musky joy so pure. Traces of the baby she was play across a woman's face. The full, ebullient round of my love, the swell of heart, it's almost too much to bear. Yet we endure in this dance, She as…