Tag Archives: Time

There will your heart be also

In the far back darkest corner of my closet, wrapped in plastic and gathering dust, lies one of my greatest treasures. It is a patchwork quilt. It is not fancy. It has earned no blue ribbons, no awards. It is … Continue reading

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Blackberry Blessings

Next month, it will be twenty years since my grandmother passed away. I can hardly believe she has been gone for such a long time because she is so often in my thoughts. I think of her almost every day … Continue reading

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My Gifts

  It has been four weeks today since my mother passed away. As you might expect, I’ve spent much of that time reminiscing about her. My mind has sifted through a seemingly endless procession of memories as I have attempted … Continue reading

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The Other Tree

  I’ve written a few times about the magnificent tree in the courtyard outside my office. I’ve written about the tree’s huge, sprawling branches. I’ve written about it’s growth, change and development through each season. I’ve written about how much … Continue reading

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A Time, A Purpose & A Season

I’ve been feeling a bit melancholy of late. It doesn’t come as much of a surprise to me. I feel this way pretty much every year at this time. As the last red and gold leaves begin to drop from … Continue reading

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Slow but Sure…

Maybe, it is the fact that I just “celebrated” yet another birthday. Maybe, it is because my youngest child will be married in a few short weeks. Whatever the reason, I am feeling somewhat sentimental this week. Once again, I … Continue reading

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