By the Well.

It was noon, it was hot, and he was tired.  Jesus sat down by Jacob’s well in Samaria while his disciples went foraging for food.  He chose to stay behind, because he had an appointment to keep.

She was on her way to draw water in the middle of the day, when no one else would be around.  … Read more

Happy Ever After.

This will sound jaded – it may even come as a shock to some – but there is no such thing as happily ever after.  At least, not in the conventional definition.  By conventional, I mean boy-meets-girl story that ends in marriage, “and they lived happily ever after.”  That, I believe, is a lie that gets peddled to girls via fairytales with prince charmings.… Read more

On being in love. But not really.

Smiling all the time.  To myself.  And to everyone else.

Singing and humming while working.  Or cooking.  Or running.

Having a drastically diminished number of bad hair days. (Win!!)

Being told that I look radiant – particularly on days I don’t wear make-up.  … Read more