author ● sojourner ● mother artist

author ● sojourner ● mother artist

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The Problem with a Fragmented Life

The Problem with a Fragmented Life

I’ve always struggled to finish writing projects. Since finishing NaNoWriMo last year, I’ve added just a bit over ten thousand words to that project (which is also my project for this year). I’ve felt embarrassed by that. How can I be so diligent to write […]

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Miscarriage: What to Say?

In our miscarriage story, I shared how I felt lonely and that few people spoke with me about it. It was painful. At times it made me feel that my family and friends didn’t care. As I began to let go of my bitterness, I stopped […]

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Advent Resources for Families

Advent Resources for Families

If you know me, then you know Advent is one of my favorite times of year and I will talk your ear off about how great Advent is. I feel deeply that advent calls to the heart of a sojourner. The longing, the hopeful expectation, […]

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The Daily Work of Hope

The Daily Work of Hope

I lose my hope perspective ten times a day, at least. I get weighed down by the crumbs of life…those bread crumbs that stick to your feet when you’re just trying to cook and the smear of peanut butter as you brush against a wall. […]

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It’s all meaningless, so why try?

It’s all meaningless, so why try?

Yesterday, I was complaining to my husband how the most exciting part of my day was wearing real pants and going to Victoria’s six month appointment. Oh, and making homemade iced coffee. I was disappointed because I had to cancel an exciting outing to the […]

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