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His Heart Was Full to Bustin’

This morning when I took Miss Sophie out for her morning sniff'n'smell, the sky was overcast, a dark grey, with heavy clouds just ready to let all the rain fall down upon us.  It was still out as well--nothing moving, reminiscent of a cold, winter morning--only it wasn't cold or winter.  But neither was it… Continue reading His Heart Was Full to Bustin’

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The Sweet Sound of Lighter Notes

So one evening after a long day of discussing hard things over the phone and through messaging, Aub, away at college, sent me this message, referring to some specialty lemonade I'd picked up on sale recently and sent up for her to try: That made me smile.  Yes.  Lemonade.  Sweet and sour.  A perfect balance… Continue reading The Sweet Sound of Lighter Notes

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Doing What is Beautiful

There is an Arabic term that means "doing what is beautiful." Ihsan This word embodies taking one's inner faith and living it out. Another part of this way of life is to live as though God were standing just over there and could be seen. This is such a lovely concept.  I have spent days… Continue reading Doing What is Beautiful