God is near

God has been reminding me lately that He is near. When other things, people, dreams, future events, or whatever seem out of reach, HE IS NEAR. I just have to humbly ask Him for help. For what great nation is there that has a god so near to it as the Lord our God is…

To be alive

I like living. I have sometimes been wildly, despairingly, acutely miserable, racked with sorrow, but through it all I still know quite certainly that just to be alive is a grand thing. -Agatha Christie

Life Lately, in Photos

There are a lot of good things in my life. Here are some of them: Babysitting these redheads Texas skies A fairly successful attempt at Mexican food A downtown dinner with Christie Bat-watching Italian food Helping at the annual Royals banquet Mother’s Day   The Hill Country from County Line on the Hill Sonic  …

Saltillo in Photos

I have too much to say about this last trip to even try. It was wonderful. My heart is still full. I will leave you with photos and minimal words: The Places: Saraperos baseball game (this is evidence Mexicans like baseball…for those Americans ((like me)) who weren’t aware) At Televisa Saltillo (P.S. Carlos’ photography is…

Being in a Long-Distance Relationship

Long before I was in one, long-distance relationships intrigued me. I don’t know where my fascination with them began, but there was something about them that seemed so romantic to me: exuberant airport embraces after months of not seeing each other, writing letters every day, getting flowers delivered to your desk at work on those…