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reframing femininity

Wandering Through Wishes

Sondheim has me weeping. I can’t stop. His melodies are tender, urgent, gracious, and hopeful. Continue reading “Wandering Through Wishes”

OMG Moments


A five-year-old voice pierces the quiet murmur of morning, projecting itself across the classroom during before-school playtime. Continue reading “OMG Moments”

Head Full of Doubt, Road Full of Promise

Take a deep breath. It’s okay you don’t know anyone. This is bigger than you and the intimidation you are feeling. Walk in obedience, this is where you are meant to be.
Continue reading “Head Full of Doubt, Road Full of Promise”

How Great Thou Art

It was almost April and one news station reported that our city had had a mere forty hours of sunlight since October! It had been the darkest five months of my life. Continue reading “How Great Thou Art”

Necessary Surrenders

A deep longing – desire – stirs. I push it down. The clock’s ticking dictates how long I can linger over coffee, scripture and verse, writing, reading, praying and contemplation. Continue reading “Necessary Surrenders”

An Unwanted Driver

“The bitter drink of death is still before you.” – C.S. Lewis, The Great Divorce

A late-stage cancer diagnosis has become an unwanted challenge inviting me and my friends to walk in a uniquely odd journey of hope through a minacious and evolving terrain. Continue reading “An Unwanted Driver”

Finally Free!

Today is Sunday.  My thoughts gravitate towards home.  By the time you read this I will be home if all goes as planned. Continue reading “Finally Free!”

For April, Red Tent Living is reflecting on the following phrase “OMG” We invite you to join us, or to consider exploring the idea further with a Red Tent Dinner.

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Unexpected Surprises For An Evening Of Exquisite Grace

When I planned to host a Red Tent Dinner in March, I wondered and prayed about who to invite.  Names and faces of women came to mind over time and as they did I jotted their names on an invitation list. Continue reading “Unexpected Surprises For An Evening Of Exquisite Grace”

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