Monthly Archives: October 2011

next year’s pumpkin?

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Jesus, i my cross have taken

Jesus, I my cross have taken, All to leave and follow Thee. Destitute, despised, forsaken, Thou from hence my all shall be. Perish every fond ambition, All I’ve sought or hoped or known. Yet how rich is my condition! God … Continue reading

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vanity that deceives us

“we must not be so ready to fancy ourselves intentionally injured. we must not expect a lively young man to be always so guarded and circumspect. it is very often nothing but our own vanity that deceives us. women fancy … Continue reading

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to be vulnerable

“to love at all is to be vulnerable. love anything and your heart will be wrung and possibly broken. if you want to make sure of keeping it intact you must give it to no one, not even an animal. … Continue reading

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life without love

“do not pity the dead, harry. pity the living, and above all, those who live without love.“ -albus dumbledore; j.k. rowling

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psalm 73:1-2

“truly God is good to israel, to those who are pure in heart. but as for me, my feet had almost stumbled, my steps had nearly slipped.” -psalm 72:1-2 “experience shows how slight an impression we have of the providence … Continue reading

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a few moments of fall

tonight i sat outside. outside in the open air. it was warm and breezy despite the clouds rolling in. the sun was low and bright over the treetops, shining in my eyes. i just sat. my hair whipped across my … Continue reading

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