The Armor We Need When All Around Our Soul Gives Way

I recently heard someone quip that 2020 will soon become an adjective. As in, "I feel 2020" or, "That was very 2020 of him." Someone else said it might be better to use it is as a verb: "Can you 2020 that?" (translation just in case: Can you make that unexpected, unprecedented?) At this point … Continue reading The Armor We Need When All Around Our Soul Gives Way

On the Work of the Middle Years

I don’t hear a lot of people talking often about the middle years. You know, the years between the little years and the teens years. You hear about the physical exhaustion of diapers, nighttime feedings, running behind a toddler. Then you hear about the emotional exhaustion of staying late talking with your teens, the constant … Continue reading On the Work of the Middle Years