Tag Archive | light

Depression from inside

I am only smiling at you because my cheeks are locked in this habit of baring my teeth, and it would take more energy than I possess to drop the wall that’s holding me together. Behind the smile I am an absence: Not darkness, just an absence of light. Darkness can be fought; Absence doesn’t […]

I Pray

A prayer for God to continue drawing me to Himself.

Prodigal Son III: Love

Love The father stood outside the door In day’s last reaching shadow. The fig tree just beyond was more than tired, drooping low. All he had been praying for had still not come to pass, and there was no way to ignore his son did not have long to last. Then a servant cried out, […]


the growing list of thankfulness


A scribble I found in a notebook from before class…

Painting the Sunrise

watching a glorious sunrise

summer hair

hair shining in sunlight