Forced Humility Defeats Pride When life gets busy I make a do-or-die list with one or two tasks I absolutely must accomplish by the day’s end. Thursday arrived and the truck remained parked in the casino parking lot. I knew I needed to deal with it so the truck made the list. Somehow, some way I would move that truck. That’s exactly how we began our day. Moving Trucks … [Read more...] about Forced Humility Defeats Pride: Writing in the Wait
Exfoliate California Barely forty-eight hours after arriving in North Idaho we headed to the DMV. Along the way “people”, you know, those voices never again pinpointed but still screaming, advised us to swiftly ditch our California license plates as soon as possible. When we woke that Monday morning, our mission was clear: Exfoliate California. Post Box 1117 Driving off the … [Read more...] about Exfoliate California: Writing in the Wait
Fear. It reaches the farthest corners of the earth and causes trouble, confusion and heartache. Americans are gripped by a host of fears. Many fears are planted solidly on tangible realities... What will our new president do? What will happen if don't get our family (and nation) out of debt? What will happen if the younger generation doesn't learn respect? Where … [Read more...] about NO MORE FEAR & Housewarming Giveaway!
Distance rarely separated our caravan after the Weed 76 Station incident that took place as night swallowed the day. As we drove it felt like we were in a raven’s armpit with equal dips and twists in the road as if soaring blindly. The bright lights of the moving truck ahead illuminated enough but I desperately longed to see more. As the night took its toll and we … [Read more...] about Waiting: Isolation, Vulnerability and Blessings
A life is rebuilt with delicate care and enormous amounts of faith and tenacity. At birth Peacequility hit resistance by a voice carefully chosen to speak truth to my heart during such a time. The words from that voice divided my heart. “What will you do when you run out of ideas?” A fair question when spoken in naïve innocence but this voice questioned more than … [Read more...] about Battling Doubting Voices: Where Inspiration Comes From