Five Minute Friday – Last

 I love Fridays.  I love all things Five Minute Friday.  A community where you come as you are and write for 5 minutes.  No over editing, no backtracking, no worrying about what people might think.  Just writing for the sheer joy of it.  You can join us too, over here at Lisa-Jo Baker’s, she’s got a spot just for you!  Summer has sung its last song....
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Wait

The birds are singing right outside the window.  The washing machine is thrumming through the spin cycle. The house is quiet, save for the noise of life and her own breathing. She spends her morning in this room looking for God.  Trying to uncover Him with books and the skin-thin pages of a once neglected Bible.  She bleeds black ink almost daily in hopes that truth with soak into...
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Behind the Scenes – Bridges to Friendship

Tuesdays around here means a fun link-up with Crystal Stine.  One picture and a story about what was happening just before, just after or outside of the shot.  What’s the story that we don’t get to see in the frame.  There is some lovely words over here so won’t you join us in the fun?  The Photo It started out pretty much as any normal Saturday morning....
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A Call to Women

She murmurs it to me in the van.  We’ve spent the day together and I’m driving her home.  And she murmurs pain and frustration right out in the open.  For a minute I feel utterly helpless as she explains how she feels caught in the middle and doesn’t fit in.  I can hear it in her voice a longing for fellowship, for a coming together with a bond that goes...
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Five Minute Friday {My Thursday Night Oxygen Fix}

As most of you know I like to reserve Saturdays for Weekend Web, a little thing I like to do to share the beauty I have found on the internet during the week.  This week I decided to do things a little differently.  Every Friday I can be found over at Lisa-Jo Baker’s as part of her Five Minute Friday crew and I thought it time that y’all know exactly what the community...
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