Heaven at Hand

Life can only be understood backwards; but it must be lived forwards. –Søren Kierkegaard He was in the intensive care unit when he picked up the phone and dialed. He needed a way out. He was going down the list, trying numbers.

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A Ransomed Heart

Twelve years ago I was emerging from the shadowland of depression. It had been my first journey into this darkness (though it would not be my last), and I had traveled through it with the company of my first therapist and the aid of antidepressants.

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A Year of Kindness

“New Year, New You!” proclaims everything from ads for fitness clubs and weight loss centers to books by health gurus claiming to have THE secret formula for a happy and healthy you.

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