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  On September 15, 2015, my friend Grace Smith gave birth to and met her son Cohen Micah Smith. He had died suddenly and unexpectedly in her womb. On September 15, 2015, my friend Katie Campbell, watched her young husband slip into a sleep and pass away after a long and brave battle with cancer. […]

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  Today is why I should never, ever feel guilty for having a Good Day. Because today is a Hard one. Because I’m missing him. Today I miss him so much. He is everywhere. And he’s missing out on so many things in my life. But the irony is– I wouldn’t have this life if […]

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  Posted on Facebook Saturday, June 27:   I don’t know how I made it through Day 1 without you, sweet BJ. I was sad. I was ruined. I was grateful. I was angry. I was sobbing. I was comforted. I was overwhelmed. I was hopeful. I was weepy. I was calm. I was devastated. […]

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  Posted on Facebook Friday, June 26:   Thank you Lord for giving me BJ. I am so grateful that you in your mercy allowed me to be with him as he passed. I am so grateful to have been able to love and be loved by him. Thank you for he wonderful years and […]

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  A few weeks backĀ I read a quote from a 13th-century mystic in my daily prayer book that really hit me. I’d explain, but let’s let Mechthild of Magdeburg speak for herself:   “What hinders spiritual people most of all from complete perfection is that they pay so little attention to the small sins. I […]

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