God is the most incredible person I have ever come in contact withAnd I am completely and gratefully gobsmacked by His existence. I must be careful not to turn the beautiful astonishing thing He did into a reason to exclude and judge people. Yes morality matters deeplyYes certain behaviors are deeply wrongYes there is aContinue reading “Pointed”

Planted by the Water

http://theafricanbrain.wordpress.com/2014/07/19/trees-of-the-river/ Blessed is the one who does not walk in step with the wicked  or stand in the way that sinners take  or sit in the company of mockers,   but whose delight is in the law of the Lord ,  and who meditates on his law  day and night.   That person is like aContinue reading “Planted by the Water”


FatherGod, I just heard our adult disabled daughter clear her throat loudly AGAIN.  It is 1:36 am.    Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease. (GERD.) She has been doing this throat clearing thing about six times an hour For days. No, probably weeks. I’m not sure. Poor darling.  She can hardly sleep at all. Chinese water torture. MyContinue reading “Wings “

Real love 💘

I don’t want you to feel false guilt and shame because we didn’t finish that good thing we tried to do. No pressure #ratraces-stink I accept you the way you are. You are my man. I chose YOU twenty-five years ago at a lighthouse in Newport, Oregon. Hitched my wagon to your 🌟 🌻🌷🌻🌷🌻🌷🌻 *NoContinue reading “Real love 💘”