Stories about Community

God-Crafted Family (dinner).

“We’ve walked a lot of earth together.” The table has seen so many family dinners over the years. We’ve celebrated birthdays and anniversaries and pregnancies and new jobs there....

(Damn) Good Buttercream for a Princess.

There are times you just need to put that “eating plan” aside and savor the moment. And this is a moment-maker. My friend Courtney and I call this frosting...

A Four-Letter Word.

 This week was a learning thing. I learned that people like to read things that include cuss words. I wrote about the reality of being a weary warrior and...

Where It’s Safe.

Where the fence is low, and the water is rising And the fire comes down, and the dark fills the skies in One foot on the ledge, one feeling...

Share Each Other’s Burdens

“This place is so cool. So kids get to come here? Is it a park or something?” I watched the two groups of teenagers walk around the corner of...

Hey Little Love.

A story to celebrate International Women's Day. Mine. It was written two years ago, as I learned to embrace the girl I once was and the girl I am now....

Love at the Neighbor’s Table.

“Is it possible to major in love? Because that’s what I really want – I don’t know exactly what I want to do with my life, but I just...
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