Missed Connections.

Every once in a while, you meet someone that just seems so right. There’s mutual attraction, good chemistry, great rapport.  It would have been the start to something meaningful… except circumstances get in the way.  One of you has to leave, or you can’t seem to align schedules, or something altogether unexpected comes up.… Read more

Note to Self #10

There is a kind of waiting where you have no idea when it will end, and how it will end. That’s probably one of the hardest times to get through. But it is also one of the best times to prepare yourself for what is to come.… Read more

Note to Self #7

No matter how long it takes, YOU ARE WORTH EVERY MINUTE OF THE WAIT.
Don’t shortchange yourself. Good things take time. Great things are forever.
Patience. Because instant is overrated. There are no shortcuts to real and lasting love.
Repeat first line as needed.
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On Lost Dreams.

​”Where did your dreams go?” the child asked

“They disappeared,” I answered

“We should go find them,” she says

“Where would we look?” I countered

“Good question,” she says. “I suggest your past.”

I smiled at the child – at myself, thirty years back.… Read more

Worth the Wait.

Today, God reminded me that he is a promise-keeper.

It took 14 years for Abraham to receive his promised child.

It took 24 years for Joseph’s dreams to be fulfilled.

It took 45 years for Caleb to receive his inheritance.

How long have you been waiting?… Read more

Un-marriageable.

About two months ago, I heard a conversation that shook me to the core.  All it took was one line.

“Who’d want to marry you?” a male voice had said.

It was spoken in jest, and it was not even directed at me.  … Read more