Revisited: my visit to Machu Picchu

Yes, I went, but what did I think of it?  It’s a jumble of impressions. Their ancient architecture is amazing; sidebar jokes about it’s because they had spaceships to aid the process. Read more of this post

Catching my breath

The last image I have – the only image that remains – is having become aware of imminent danger in the split second before someone behind me pulls a plastic bag over my head and around my neck. Read more of this post

Jul 20 Interlude – of birthdays, business and blessings

Second post for today…

It’s my brother in law’s birthday. I think the world of my brother in law. He’s awesome. He’s smart and funny, and all indications from where I sit tell me he’s a good husband and father, and a man who loves the Lord and desires to live his faith and share it with those around him.  And I am blessed to know him. I’m so glad God has made us a family, and I love him, and I hope he knows all that. (Well, now he does, anyway.)  😀 Read more of this post

Mar 16

I’ve not been blogging because most days I feel like I have nothing to say.
I am not saying anything, and yet I am tired of my own voice.

But there is this: I spent Sunday with some of my dearest friends, celebrating a birthday. Read more of this post

No, thank YOU

I am more blessed than I have ever, will ever, could ever deserve. Read more of this post

Only a few words

Three of the finest young men I know are or very shortly will be en route to places afar. Read more of this post

Pre-holiday thanksgiving

I am hiding from the storm today.

Rain to ice to snow is forecast here, with regional variances in how severe and how much accumulation.

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Transforming

Huntsville, Alabama (aka gringita, 2011)

Huntsville, Alabama (aka gringita, 2011)

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Illuminating

Scottsdate, AZ (aka gringita, 2010)

Scottsdate, AZ (aka gringita, 2010)

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Glorious

Pololu Lookout, Hawaii (aka gringita, 2010)

Pololu Lookout, Hawaii (aka gringita, 2010)

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