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abandoning guidance

Saturday, January 31, 2015      6 comments

Sometimes roads and highways need to be abandoned... Sometimes tunnels become clogged... Read more


Friday, January 30, 2015      6 comments

Our resident squirrely red with multiple snow tunnels... for reaching food in blizzard conditions... Read more

the Giver

Thursday, January 29, 2015      6 comments

A world of black, white and gray...sameness...medicines...
learning the rules...but suddenly reality enters as the Giver teaches collective memories to Receiver Jonas... ... Read more

sometimes we are islands...

Wednesday, January 28, 2015      8 comments

Part of our family lives on an island that lost power in Blizzard Juno... Streets were flooded... Read more

lightly falling...

Tuesday, January 27, 2015      4 comments

As our town's new plow truck rolls by at 7AM, the temperature outside is 11.9F and the snow on the back stoop measures 3 inches...not bad for a night's "work" emotico... <a href=Read more


Tuesday, January 27, 2015      4 comments

...have started at 12:01AM emoticon Read more

blizzard atop nor'easter?

Monday, January 26, 2015      6 comments

The nor'easter Iola of Saturday is suposed to be topped by a blizzard tonight and tomorrow... Alon... Read more

Wee Hobbit House week #2,604

Sunday, January 25, 2015      2 comments

(taken 1.3.14) We decided to have one more grieving day by ourselves, so stayed at home, sharing worship just the two of us... Read more

seasoned meals

Saturday, January 24, 2015      1 comments

Jim's sister Marilyn created this cross stitch sampler for us years ago and it has hung in our dining room ever since... Read more


Friday, January 23, 2015      1 comments

When I awoke this morning at about 4:15, I was thinking about sharing another aspect of our last day with Marilyn. I had a "but first" (which was one of her favorite sayings!) and began my usual exercises and reading. These went longer than usu... Read more

little list...

Thursday, January 22, 2015      5 comments

On Monday, as we drove to Nashua, New Hampshire, to visit Jim's sister Marilyn for the final time, we began singing some favorite old hymns... with the words "our she... Read more


Wednesday, January 21, 2015      4 comments

Last night about five PM Jim's sister Marilyn slipped away... We're having a sorrow-joy day remembering her... Read more

take my life and...

Tuesday, January 20, 2015      3 comments

As we wait for word of Marilyn's passing, this old hymn comes to mind... Read more

by choice...

Monday, January 19, 2015      4 comments

Just awhile ago we returned from being with my DH Jim's sister Marilyn...probably for the last time... She is on oxygen full time, has a climbing fever, despite medic... Read more

Matthew 22:37-40

Sunday, January 18, 2015      6 comments

Matthew 22:37-40 is essentially The Life Goal... I'm just letting the words pour over me for the third day... Read more

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