• Island Life
  • Happy Easter!

    This is what comes of Word made flesh and water made wine two millennia ago. This is what comes of a world that tilted further, moving across the days toward seeming darkness until that dawn when empty death linens backdropped the cry of “Rabboni!” This is what has come in all the days since, the […]

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  • Anticipating 2019

    Somehow, I missed winter solstice this year. I like to mark these things, but I’d been wrapped up in work on our home after Florence, so it passed silently by me. The next day, I realized it in the early evening, as we left a building store. We’d been there for probably three hours and […]

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  • Thanksgiving Thoughts

    When it comes to Thanksgiving, I’m pretty much with Charlie Brown.  Like Charlie, “I can’t cook a Thanksgiving dinner. All I can make is cold cereal and maybe toast.” Well, maybe that’s a bit of an exaggeration. I’ll probably end up making the mashed potatoes and I’m attempting a chocolate mousse this year. But, as […]