Soaking in the Summer Sky

The Persied Meteor Shower happens every year right around my birthday. I remember many summers as a child when we would stay at a cabin on Medicine Lake during that week. At night we would wrap up in sleeping bags, and lay out on the dock or in a rowboat anchored close to shore. There in the darkness we took in theContinue reading “Soaking in the Summer Sky”

An Apple, a Bottle of Water, and a Piece of Fried Chicken 

I had hit a low. I was in the middle of a particularly bad day, in the middle of a particularly difficult season, when this happened: It was noon when a friend stopped in my office. She had just come from the grocery store and was bringing me an apple, a bottle of water, and a piece of deli fried chicken. She said GodContinue reading “An Apple, a Bottle of Water, and a Piece of Fried Chicken “