Not so much about me

I’ve been struck lately by how much we make life about us. I do it all the time. My sister paid a surprise visit yesterday. She lives about 3 hours away and came to town to see our parents. My sister is immaculate. I have never seen a speck of dust in her house. Never. …

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For Just a Little While

As those of you have been reading these know, my step mom is facing a fight with cancer. I should rephrase that and say, cancer is facing a fight with my step mom. The woman is phenomenal. Her God is huge. At her last appointment they drew blood. As the nurse prepared the needle she …

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The Warrior is Definately a Child

This is the second draft of this post. In the first draft I wasn’t very honest. In fact, I was doing exactly what the post was talking against. I was hiding my tears, not letting anyone see inside of me. This week my step mom, a woman who has been a mom to me for …

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