When Peace Is Left Behind

Okay, so it’s the end times and it’s up to you save the world. How do you do it? Well, you pray, worship, and fight the forces of the Anti-Christ. The game is Left Behind: Eternal Forces, based on the best-selling Left Behind Series by Tim LaHaye and Jerry Jenkins. There is a lot of…

The Opening And Closing Of Doors

The house is not silent though there is no one home but me. I roam these rooms wondering what tomorrow will bring. I have not yet crossed the threshold out into the day. It is cold and raining. The world is a somber study in gray. But there are others braver than me who have…

Definition

What is the meaning of life? I’ve lost my place in the dictionary. I thumb through the pages seeking the definition, male man o’ war masochist Meaning of Li . . . and everything gets blurry. I keep trying but I’m just ruining the pages. I am stuck between A and M. Angel was nice….

Sometimes You Miss the Target

Sometimes you miss the target, but that doesn’t mean it was a bad throw because how will you ever hit the target if you don’t keep learning to throw?

You And I Were Born With Hearts Of Lightning

You and I were born with hearts of lightning. Who or what has stolen our fire? Reach out to the sky. Reach out to the why. Let the storm within calm the storm without calm the storm within calm the storm without. Let your whisper be a shout. Let the IT out. Now is not…

We Live In The Shadowlands

Several years ago, I watched Shadowlands and was deeply touched. The movie tells the true story of the author C.S. Lewis (Jack), who though an award-winning author, leads a relatively passionless life until he meets an American divorcee, Joy Gresham. It is the beginning of a deep love, a love that changes both of them…

tree

sometimes in order to feel the sun protect the walks and foundations of a home from invasive roots a tree must be removed ground up for mulch returned to the soil from whence it came

Missing Grandpa – Working With My Hands

Here in the North Country, I have been missing my grandfather who passed away ten years ago this August. He was a master carpenter and while he was still living, I came up on two occasions to stay for a week and learn wood inlay from him. Those were special times. I have made a…