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christmas according to gap

Working in retail always has it’s unexpected little surprises. Working in retail around Christmastime proceeds to reveal more then ever should have been and much of what needed to be. Of course, a clothing store is bound to be busy in the last few days before Christmas Eve. In the past week, I have seen … Continue reading

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rainer maria rilke

i hold this to be the highest task for a bond between two people: that each protects the solitude of the other. rainer maria rilke From the moment I first read this, I could not have been more fascinated by it’s deepness. If you put ‘deep’ into a thesaurus, you get words like ‘dark’ ‘intense’ … Continue reading

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firmament

The firmament has waited to fall apart. It will be in November. Then, when I am scuffling over sleet and concrete, when my fingers are too weak to write, when the sun gasps for air at five-hours-from-noon, I will glance up sharply. Something in our atmosphere has ripped. Only enough to let time slide out … Continue reading

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obed warriors

I don’t really have much time to write right now, but if any of you who read my blog could just be in prayer…there are some crazy spiritual warfare things going on. I’ve been hearing so many stories of the unseen world around us lately and it literally gives me chills. Two of my friends, … Continue reading