The House of Duplicity

{I’m shaking off the dust on some of my old blog posts while I write the book. Enjoy!}  A good name is better than fine perfume, and the day of death better than the day of birth. It is better to go to a house of mourning than to go to a house of feasting, for...

Jump

Surrendering the safety of the deck chair, she cautiously approaches the pool’s edge. His irresistible voice calls her to come closer. As the distance between them wanes, another more menacing voice whispers, “can you be so sure that He will catch, much...

Hannah

Hannah. A woman well acquainted with waiting. She had the love of her husband. She had a double portion. But, she did not have a child. For her, she could gain the whole world but her heart would still lay in pieces on the ground. To make matters worse, the woman that...

You feed them.

His cousin was dead. More than that, he was beheaded–decapitated at the fancy of a conniving young woman. The man, of whom Jesus said there was none greater born of women, died a dishonorable death. Only the Spirit knows what was going on inside Jesus’...

Rwanda

I’ve never been very good at communicating. Just ask my husband. I can live in my head a little too much. He and I will be in the middle of a conversation about how great the queso blanco is at Mi Cocina and I will start talking about our son, Reid, and why I...