Monthly Archives: September 2012

To Tell the Truth

Well, I’m going to go back to Hebrews, the passage Pastor Craig spoke of this morning at church. This old, deep, heavy book from the first century holds some amazing insight.  Again, in my march-to-the-beat-of-a-different-drummer style, I love this book. Do … Continue reading

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Fall Five Fact Friday ~ on Saturday (AGAIN)

Yesterday was Edster’s 55th birthday…(he can now order from the Seniors menu at Bob Evans)…so besides work, I was pretty tied up. My facts today (okay, I put in one extra)…are about what my tasks are this weekend (I could … Continue reading

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Fall Frolic Full of Remembering ~ Part 2

The weather is changing fast…summer has almost closed the door on 2012, except for its Indian sister… Earlier I began this story about my Fall walk with my Edster this week…   Our walk took us over to Brandywine Falls, part … Continue reading

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Texture Tuesday and a Splash of Hope

For Texture Tuesday this week, Kim challenged us to focus on the color orange and use one of her textures in our image.  Here is my composition…using her texture:  urban. Sometimes that which we fear strengthens our spirit and gives us … Continue reading

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Fall Frolic Full of Remembering ~ Part 1

  Last night after work, Edster and I (and yes, my stepdog, Bruno) took advantage of a cool, mid-September evening.  We strolled around the Brandywine Falls area…part of the Cuyahoga Valley National Park about 15 miles away.  It is full of … Continue reading

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When You Run Out of Fantastic…

We just started a series in the book of Hebrews at church…whoa, heavy duty…and definitely NOT a fast read…kind of like mining for precious treasures…or coal with a three-foot ceiling with a pick axe.  Not easy, but the effort is … Continue reading

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5 Fact Friday ~ On Friday!

It’s that time again…and I’m actually posting it on Friday! Well, as the summer ebbs away…and the autumn winds seems much more apparent…there’s a bittersweet feeling, a touch of melancholy, in my anticipation of the season of colored leaves, the … Continue reading

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Compassion for the Compassionate

  I took this still photo last year on the 10th anniversary of September 11, 2001.  The plaid under the book is the skirt I wore on that day, as mentioned in an earlier post.  No matter how many times … Continue reading

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Little Did We Know ~

As I walked out the door after work today, my first impulse was to look up at the sky.  The weather was pristine, September sun lower in the sky than this time two months’ earlier, and refreshing air, distinctively void … Continue reading

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Autumn in Appalachia

I received some wonderful feedback on my post yesterday, I thought I would post some photos from our trip to “Almost Heaven” last autumn…especially anticipating our return for two weeks at the end of this month.   Independent film director, John … Continue reading

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