Every Creature

I am still pondering the Gospel reading from Ascension Thursday or Ascension Sunday – depending on where you live, if you think that is goofy, i...

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Demons, Snakes, and Poison


I worked in the rose hedge today Justin, more like I cried in the rose hedge today. The Zephirine Drouhins are so beautiful this year, we lost quite a...

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A Visit with the North Wind


May 31, 2014 we cancelled cable television. The minute Doug made the call I felt a curious sense of liberation. We were never intense watchers of TV, ...

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The Year Without Cable TV

Photo Credit: Doug Jackson

Easter is as difficult as Christmas to experience since Justin’s death. I loved everything about Easter, from the beginning of Lent to the wonde...

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The Occupied Tomb