A couple of weeks ago I attended a birthday party for one of the sisters at the convent. She’s 100 years old. There were balloons, flowers, two sheet cakes and plenty of ice cream. Lots of people came. All the sisters, of course, as well as others who knew her and even a few –… Read More A birthday party for a 100-year-old Nun — and some God talk
A few days ago we had our first real, honest-to-goodness snowstorm. It’s Dog’s first and she’s not sure what to make of it. I, on the other hand, love it. I also love the gray skies and the way my phone claimed it was -4° when I woke up yesterday. Mind over matter, folks. Mind… Read More Praying for Snow
There are few guarantees in this world, but one thing we can be sure of: as long as we keep living, we’ll keep getting older. Which means one day I’ll be an old lady. So I’ve been wondering. What sort of old lady will I be? As it so happens, I’ve known several old ladies… Read More What Sort of Old Lady Will I Be?