Tag Archives: fragrance

Beauty in the Mess

Tomorrow my little Koi pond will be cleaned and serviced for the season. Today the surface is covered with algae and floating scraps from last year’s bloom. When the sun is bright I can see images of my fish. I … Continue reading

Posted in Thoughts and Reflections | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

They Didn’t Even Smell of Smoke

This is a phrase borrowed from the New Living Translation describing the condition of Daniels three friends who had been thrown into the firry furnace. The Bible is careful to make it clear that the furnace was so hot that … Continue reading

Posted in Thoughts and Reflections | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Barren Walls/Blossoming Heart

I wanted to visit my friend in her home one last time before she moved to a senior living facility with supportive services. This home, from which she will soon move, has the fragrance of a sanctuary for me and … Continue reading

Posted in Stories | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment