Finding my Fringe Hallelujahs

I carried a book with me all day yesterday. We were at school at 7:15am and the bus dropped us back in front of the school at 8pm. It had been a full day on and off buses, chaperoning four 10-year-old girls. We moved between school buses and ferries, the Royal BC museum and the Legislative […]

Loving Myself, A Woman

On rugby balls, Caterpillar boots, patriarchy, a piercing whisper from God and a red dress. In October I said Yes to a project created by Jonathan Brink of Civitas Press called The Practice of Love: Real Stories of Living into the Kingdom of God. I knew I had to write something. We had launched a few […]

How do you guard a heart?

Picked up Paulo Coelho’s “By the River Piedra I sat down and wept” on Sunday at the deliciousness that is MacLeod’s Books. I’m on the final chapters of Gretchen Rubin’s The Happiness Project, but let’s just say this one had me at hello, a.k.a. the Author’s Note: “But we must never forget that spiritual experience […]