Change

To the next person who tells me “change would be good for you.” Let me tell you a story. Change. We are all shifting and moving simultaneously day to day; transitioning from one action or idea to another. It’s inevitable. It’s a part of life. I get it and need that as we all do….

In the Waiting

My mother would often tell me I put the cart before the horse. She was right. I would think or step too far ahead than where I actually was; in the waiting. The yearning for hopes and desires can be like a desert without rain when deferred days, months, or even years without an answer…

Waiting in the Caverns

Deep within a maze of caverns a chamber of secrets my heart awaits to be found captivated by hope and accompanied by the joys of you.        

Hope on the Seashore

Lovingly my feet swift me away to the seashore, as you lay upon my mind; In sweet whispers of music I float in loves tender divine.

Veils

I lie awake with you on my mind. Once more your face comes and goes, but never gone, as I try to focus on something other than how much I like what I’ve gotten to know about you. The way you engage with me, the way we talk, the way you encourage, laugh, care. Your…

Serendipity

A hopeful joy fills me, as I linger long at the edge of sand, water, and wind. Where I  wonder, I ponder, I dismiss, I wish, I pine, I miss, down by our seashore, distracted by light, shadows, texture, and movement. You were there, I was there, we were there, in places where our footprints…

A Night of Restoration

Satan wants me to believe I am: lonely tired making a mistake by taking a sabbatical from my career a failure on my mission from God worthless able to carry the weight of burdens emotionally unstable trapped not unique My heart wretched with disappointment in myself, and feeling lonely in my longing for promises I’ve…

Down by the Seashore

My dear husband whom I have yet to meet down by the seashore where the sun shall sneak over the horizon as twilight sets in; where I rest trusting in Him, Christ our Savior, my Father and Friend. Seek me and find me as you have prayed down by the seashore, where I wait each…