GASP! I’m a writer.

Ownership? Yikes! For a long time, I was hesitant to take ownership of things that I desired for myself because it felt foolish. For example, when I started running in 2011, I was a severely overweight 37 year-old mom, only 4 months post-partum from having my third child. I huffed and puffed my way through…

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Unwavering Love

It’s Saturday morning, February 25th in the Prayer Lair. The windows are open and it is beautiful outside. This may sound ordinary, but I live in New Jersey, so this spring air is rare at this time of year. It’s already 54 degrees, headed for 71 and thunderstorms later. Tomorrow it will be back to…

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The Unblemished Journal

About three years ago, my friend Carolyn gave me a gift.  It was a beautiful teal journal, with cream-colored pages and a little tab that slides into a loop to fasten it shut. This beautiful gift was special, pretty, clean and much too wonderful to write just any old thing in it.  As a result,…

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