Quote 9/10, Just Keep Going


I often find the greatest truths in the simplest garden lessons… The begonia is an amazing plant…it just keeps going along and blooming, and when cut back, it starts up again. ~ Gladys Taber And then there are the Angel Wing begonias…some cultivars are modest in revealing their beauty, hiding it beneath their wings.   [Read more...]

Quote 9/3; A Prayer of Humility

A beloved friend, Pat Gohn, who produces the podcast Among Women, suggested  Audrey Assad’s new CD Fortunate Fall. Pat’s recommendation couldn’t have come at a better time–I needed to hear Audrey’s music, especially track #6, I shall Not Want. That composition comes from the Litany of Humility,  a prayer I cling to.   Litany of [Read More...]

Quote, 8/27, Equus Passage

A sweet little prayer, this comes from the Roman Breviary.  It is one of those shooter-prayers that I carry in my heart and offer for those encountered throughout my day…and God knows, you may have been one of them. I hope you’ll memorize it, too, and pray it often.   May it please you Oh [Read More...]

Quote, Equus Passage 8/20

These past two weeks have been filled with joy, and some powerful sufferings. In the past three days alone I have come to know of a friend facing infertility, another’s crippling physical pain, and a woman with emotional challenges so deep that I fear for  her soul. We all face suffering–physical,  emotional, or spiritual. It is always [Read More...]

Quote, Equus Passage 7/23

For happiness one needs security, but joy can spring like a flower even from the cliffs of despair. ~Anne Morrow Lindbergh         (Why Equus Passage)     [Read more...]