Rose

Long stemmed and pink, Perfect, With petals like kisses which make you blush – So deep and tender and full – You look away embarrassed As if caught prying into something private, Intimate. So many folds and twists are Enticing, Soft velvet touch – Comforting As though she has a maternal instinct To shelter and…

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What The Zoo Reminded Me

On Wednesday the kids and I were treated by a friend to a trip to the zoo. We are very blessed where we live in being close to ZSL Whipsnade, which for anyone who hasn’t visited, is a massive and beautiful zoo with all kinds of wild animals. This was the first time my daughter…

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Generosity = Creativity = Life

Creativity and artistry require generosity, and generosity always costs you something. “I have seen the task which God has given the sons of men with which to occupy themselves. He has made everything appropriate in its time. He has also set eternity in their heart, yet so that man will not find out the work…

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New year, new approach.

“Then the lion said — but I don’t know if it spoke — You will have to let me undress you. I was afraid of his claws, I can tell you, but I was pretty nearly desperate now. So I just lay flat down on my back to let him do it. “The very first…

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Autumn parties and other seasonal delights

When my husband and I were in our first year of marriage, we became hooked on the series The Gilmore Girls, and much to the amusement of many of our friends, couldn’t stop talking about it. I think that one of the things which drew us to buy the entire series, aside from the great…

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Choosing to seek His approval only…

I write this blog to share what God has put on my heart. Forgive me, as it’s a longer offering than usual. I don’t want to die a horrible death. I don’t know anyone who does. But I know that I will die and I know where I will spend eternity, so that doesn’t worry…

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