A Closer Walk: I’ve Always Been A Dreamer

I guess I’ve always been a dreamer. As a little girl I dreamed of being a ballerina, a cowboy, the captain on a submarine… (Yes, I was a tomboy.) But as I grew older my dreams changed. I began to realize as I matured that a dream was something more intangible; something that would feed…

Read More

Surrendering A Dream For A God Sized More

Oh, the agony and the ecstasy of surrendering a dream! I’ve learned so much about dreams. They don’t “just happen” for one thing. They are often years and years of long hours (Twelve years to be exact!) and many hours of very hard work. They are a gift from God, yes. But… They must always be…

Read More

A Caterpillar’s Lament

A little worm All drab and brown Is all I’ll ever be. But oh, The dreams inside of me That no one else can see. Though every day My life is spent Down in the mud below. I long with all my heart and soul Up to the clouds to go. To rise above On…

Read More

Picture It: I’m Living My Dream!

Picture it. I am living in my dream-city just a hop, skip, and a jump from Seattle, Washington. A city cut right out of the forest. Everything, everywhere, is GREEN. Tall lush evergreens cover most of the landscape with flowering shrubs, wild ferns, and thick lush mosses, carpeting forest floors. No wonder they call it…

Read More

The Dreamer

Dear Child of Mine ~ I see you there, All burdened down with weight and care. I see your tears as you clutch it so, Your precious dream that died… (I know.) I understand the hopes you held, The longing wish that all would meld. I know it seems “too late” to dream, As though…

Read More