Category Archives: Random Writings

     When I look at this picture, my heart beats faster. This was one of the most terror-filled moments of...

A year ago today we sat in a hotel room in China preparing to meet our daughter, Yuanyuan. She wasn’t Josie yet. She was...

Photo credit: Amber Keagle Photography I’m going to try to be brief and to the point. This is not a post by a medical...

  Mortal Observe Immortality What allure holds Christmas evening, when flesh and Spirit mingle reprieving? Eternal light...

[Pro 28:27 ESV] 27 Whoever gives to the poor will not want, but he who hides his eyes will get many a curse. Bullying seemed...

Dear Governor Branstad, I appreciate and am forever grateful for the protection afforded to me and my entire family...

Elias and I worked on this poem together this afternoon as we played in the sandbox under the tree house. It all started...

She listened intently in silence, Through the vent in the old farmhouse wall. Her mom cried alone in the kitchen, As the...

The moon mused inordinate reverie Reflecting the dance of the dawn Glaring lunar limpidity as crystalline orbs blazed beyond   Replete...

Boy of Six Could I move through time or space Travel in and out of day I could not yet find the place to  put my shoes...