how your small yes can have a big impact

This morning’s mug is over 12 years old, the yellow stripes faded, the rim chipped on one side. I used to carry this one to work with me. It sat on my desk in the closet off the library, the one I called my office. Those days working in a high school were lonely...

why I haven’t invited you to dinner

The Parting Glass¬†comes on Pandora. I have to stop what I’m doing, still my hands, close my eyes to listen. The ache for heaven is strong today, the longing for a new earth. I read this song goes back to Ireland and Scotland a few hundred years, sung at the end...