Wondrous Wednesdays: Beads r’ Us or, the Creative Cave part 3

No, you have not stepped into some cruel time machine, it is Thursday. Wondrous Wednesday became a bit wacky and wild and bereft of energy in my world, so we’ll just pretend it’s Wednesday today. A quick update on the Cave–the beads are done! I needed to make a Michael’s run for a few more … More Wondrous Wednesdays: Beads r’ Us or, the Creative Cave part 3

Monday spiritual Ruminations: a call to rest

“…now it is evening…”,   So the evensong chant begins Luring and lulling us into rest. Meanwhile The velvet night descends And candles slowly dawn a vigil of light. Prayers are whispered into pillows And the day is released Floating into the soft consolation  the night brings like grandmothers arms wrapping her little ones and cuddling … More Monday spiritual Ruminations: a call to rest

Wondrous Wednesdays: the Creative Cave part 2

When I last left you, I was mired in yarns and pictures and beads…oh my! I am still mired, but not in quicksand any longer. This last week afforded me time to sort through reams of magazine pictures which have systematically been sorted, trimmed, resorted and filed in appropriate categories: colors (by name); textures, prints, … More Wondrous Wednesdays: the Creative Cave part 2

Monday Spiritual Ruminations–having a fit[bit] about prayer…

I’m in the midst of an epiphany. So many people my age are intimidated by technology and its children, but I am intrigued. My latest fascination has been the fitbit. I purchased one of these devises last April or May so that I could monitor my movement and my sleeping. In terms of sleep, light … More Monday Spiritual Ruminations–having a fit[bit] about prayer…

Monday Spiritual Ruminations: Let the Church Say Amen…

The  August crickets sing it,  The night insects add a steady one note harmony, The air is heavy and fragrant  And a tender haze brushes the evening sky. I suspect that my neighbors are girding their loins for a final dog walk while others are winding up their day– cars leaving, returning, or maybe just … More Monday Spiritual Ruminations: Let the Church Say Amen…