Parallel Play – A letter to my grandmother

Hi Mim. I’m reading a book about writing. It’s suggests, in order to find my authentic writing voice, I write a letter to someone I trust, someone who gets me, shares my sensibility, someone who likes me. You came to mind. I’m 38 now. You’ve been gone for 20 years. I’ve surpassed the years I…

Fly Away Home

As parents we are always saying farewell. From the moment a baby is born we begin the process of separation. It’s easy to forget in the day to day business of living, that our job as parents is to set our people free, let them fly, give them wings so they can soar into a…

Jesus and Social Conflict

Love your enemies Do good to those who hate you Bless those who curse you Pray for those who mistreat you Be generous , not vengeful Treat others the way you want to be treated Do good Lend Be kind to ungrateful men Be merciful Don’t judge Do not condemn Be a giver Be a…