Recently, I started back to school as a high school teacher, just as I have for twenty years. The routine is always the same. Checking rosters, planning lessons, making copies, preparing the classroom–all have their place to be ready for the students to arrive.
In a world of negativity and unkind words, it’s easy to veer off a positive path. I recently got to thinking of all the beautiful four-letter words we could choose from to cultivate a joyful life. Enjoy. Move When I move, I feel happier. Whether I walk, hike, or swim (all four letters), I always…
The Sunday school room in my childhood church had a picture of Jesus knocking at a door. It hung straight ahead as you walked in. I loved it–a familiar sight in a familiar place. The picture also fascinated me.
Springtime and winter have been wrestling lately in my corner of the world. One day, I’m layering on a sweater and scarf over my clothes and scraping ice from the windshield. The next, I’m stepping out of the house without a coat.
Hello, reader friends. It’s been a while since we’ve seen each other. Between slogging through a strange school year and the summer of a lifetime, I’ve been an absentee website owner. Happily, I am back and aim to share with you more frequently.