somewhere new, someplace safe: a prayer of coming home

The seafaring pirate has found their treasure and conquered the seas to come back home. The wayfaring adventurer has discovered their lost lands and blazed the trails to come back home. It's over.  The adventure has wound down and now it's time to come home. I reflect on the words I wrote the day I [...]

somewhere new, someplace safe: the tension of growth

I am both disappointed and elated to find I am not at all who I thought I was.  When I close my eyes and picture the woman I want to be, I see a smiling and kind woman who's always serving, always open.  She's funny, she's bright, she's assertive.  She is fully confident in who [...]