for your weekend

May your weekend be filled with love and play, sweet as a peony and comforting as a baseball game. May you celebrate motherhood with joy and thankfulness, and may your soul find life-giving rest in the midst of the whole beautiful, messy thing. And may you relish the...

on editing

Page proofs for Grace for the Good Girl are due a week from today. And once I turn those in, I won’t see the book again until it’s a book, with a cover and everything. The heavy editing is over, and now we’re in the combing stage. It’s like...

on making decisions

Evidently I am allergic to writing about my trip to the Philippines on my own blog. Today I have a post up at (in)courage on my decision to go. I thought this would be posted later in the month. But here it is, and there I am in all of my reluctant flier glory.