Category Archives: Personal

Sixteen frames of sixteen were here, and fifteen from fifteen here, and fourteen from fourteen here, and as year after year, as limbs extend and dreams unfold, I hope to continue this rhythm of reflection for the reason I shared most from the deepest places of my heart here. See, they’re more than just pictures to […]

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“And God in uncontainable affection, knelt down and kissed warm life into you with the breath of his love. You are made of dust of this earth and you are made of the happiness of heaven, and you are flesh and you are spirit, and you are of two worlds longing for the home of […]

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It was just chilly enough to feel festive, and just random enough to feel like it could become a tradition. But gathering with neighbors and friends alike in the front yard, making our way through marshmallows and hot cocoa, mingling over wrangling children serenaded by braying and laughter, it was an evening that warmed me to the […]

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With stories full of seashells and salt and “I’m sorry”‘s, we’ve returned to our Kansas plain life. We’ve made this trek a few times now, added children and bags and freckles and frustrations and mishaps and laughter each time. And with each time we’ve come to believe this sacred time we’ve been given is less […]

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