Reflections

Sunflowers & Sorrow: On Feeling It All

An old photo of me popped up on FB: me, laughing, in a sea of sunflowers as the sun beams. It looks like heaven. And it was; sort of.  This was a challenging time, one of my hardest. In the middle of marital separation heading toward divorce, I was living in a temporary housing situation, …

Grace Under Pressure, Reflections, Travel

Going Home: Unexpected Adventures in Travel

My bag packed, the bed sheets stripped and washed, about to make eat some breakfast before I left for the airport, I got this text:  Not delayed or rescheduled. Just canceled. Mechanical difficulties.  Getting to our place in Southwest Colorado takes effort. Generally, I fly a big airline into Denver then take an 8-seater flight …