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Presence

by Lydia Bugosh You know my whole “Bloom where you’re planted” motto that I say so often I sound like a broken record (how could you not)?. Well, that little mantra of sorts gets me through a lot and is a simplistic reminder that each minute, each second is woven with...

Falling in Love Again

  by Kristina Peterson My husband was driving us home. The tires rolling down the icy road, so quiet you could hear a pin drop. My thoughts were gnawing at me when I finally said, “I don’t think I love you anymore” According to The Huffington Post the divorce rate in...

Noticing Beauty

“The eye is the lamp of the body; so then if your eye is clear, your whole body will be full of light.” (Jesus, Sermon on the Mount) “The earth is the Lord’s and the fullness thereof.” (King David) Noticing Beauty — Part 3 Part 1 here        Part 2 here     by Julie...

Beauty Part 2

Tears gathered in my eyes, and my friends wondered. “The details of this world, no matter how harsh they may be, can be assembled into poetry and art.”  (Robert Klein Engler)   Beauty Part 2 by Julie Leppert (Read/listen to Beauty Pt. 1 here.)   You returned!...