“Blessed be the man that trusteth in the Lord, and the Lord shall be his confidence. And he shall be as a tree planted in the waters, that spreadeth out his roots towards moisture; and it shall not fear when the heat cometh. And the leaf thereof shall be green, and in the time ofContinue reading “BY THE LIVING WATERS”


  Beyond these gates was an enchanted forest full of people having a grand time. Interesting folks inhabited the woods.  They filled it with music – death defying acts –  laughter and heroism and courage. It was a place to meet interesting people:  knights sweltering in late September heat – a queen and her ladies-in-waiting relaxingContinue reading “NOT YOUR USUAL FAIRE (WPC: Extraordinary)”


A day a year a life celebrated in the excited voices and pink buntings hanging from the ceiling. Princesses watch from the rafters holding the pink tapestry in place plastic smiles amused at the man all agog keeping dozens of candles lit over a purplish cake. All are in the memory box wrapped in colorfulContinue reading “PRESENT”


Speak to me in silence Life indwelling in my soul teach me the ways of heaven that I will be made whole. Call me when I am lost and put  me back on the road that leads  to my heart’s desire- repose in the arms of God. ~~~~~ Today we will go on a longContinue reading “DAILY POST: CONTEMPLATION”


I am blogging from the beautiful State of Maine where spring is fully sprung, where a thick cover of new green trees – along with some safety reminders line the roadsides and greet travelers. After awhile, the signs can get boring, but not this one along Route 1 in Yarmouth. He looks a little irkedContinue reading “SIGNS AND SWALLOWTAILS”


I have long stopped making new year’s resolutions because I’d forget about them soon after I made them. That I do not make any resolution, however, does not mean that I have no desire to make myself or my life better. It is best not to wait a year before one takes stock of one’sContinue reading “SOME WISHFUL THINKING”


All of these photos were taken from our kitchen window at different times, of course.   🙂  I wish they are the same birds.  But for purposes of the challenge, I pretend that they are.  And since I am already pretending, in my little universe, they are singing to each other –  WINTER SPRING SUMMERContinue reading “WEEKLY PHOTO CHALLENGE: Friendship”