Archive of ‘God & Life’ category

Dad & Kitty, & the Road to Emmaus

“So what now?” was the question my father sheepishly asked Jesus as they walked along side by side. Jesus smiled at him – of course – and they walked along, together, forever, into the unending Road to Emmaus. I saw that and had no other choice but to say goodbye – logically in my head, […] Read more…

A Lesson in CARS and Life

Dear Matthew, The story began in Bali for us, Seminyak’s Serene Villas to be precise. That was three years ago now when you were only two years old and Emma, just six months old. That was Emma’s first trip overseas, our first time at a private villa, and the start of what would be years […] Read more…

When The Girls Talk

When the girls talk of dreams and regrets, love and heartbreak, I almost feel like I’m hearing myself and these conversations are merely ghosts — whispers of my longing and loss that have refused to go into the night and be at final rest. When the girls talk about childhoods that shape them, I think about how […] Read more…

10 Ways to Recover from a Very Broken Heart

Includes: Escape, Time-Travel, Embracing the lies, and some Partying. Lucky are the ones who never had their hearts broken before; but happy and complete are those who have.Looking back on my life at 37, I recall every single chapter of it that’s ended with a broken heart — over failed relationships, painful arguments, death of loved ones, […] Read more…

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