On my 33rd birthday, after an ECHO scan of baby boy and a lunch of pho and bubble tea, Sam and I took a walk around our old campus at the University of Illinois. We love visiting and reminiscing on some of our favorite years (most of which we didn’t spend together, since we started … Continue reading The Duty of Delight
A year ago today the sun rose. And I shared this song on my facebook. I had few words to share, as we’d just barely made it through the night before. Clive had emergency heart surgery a year ago yesterday, and the aftermath of that was devastating. He was still alive, but not without lots … Continue reading the sun will rise
I’m long overdue to write something. Rachel writes a lot and I’m so proud of her for that. She does such a beautiful job of describing her journey and our journey. It’s not an easy road to describe. In a lot of ways it is impossible to describe to those that haven’t walked it, but … Continue reading Sam’s Thoughts – Vol 2.
Have you read Hinds Feet on High Places? I love it. I read it with a couple friends last year, and it's speaking to me all over again as I re-read it. It's the allegorical story of a girl named Much-Afraid that desires to leave her family (the Fearings) and her life in the Valley … Continue reading detour through the desert