Month: August 2008

Here Comes the Bride! (I Hope She’s Ready!)

Here Comes the Bride! (I Hope She’s Ready!)

A bride on her wedding day is synonymous with beauty. As women, the intense preparation produces the one day we feel best about our appearance. That’s why we blow up pictures of ourselves and remember our wedding dress as the best item in our closet that, unfortunately, we will never wear again. We mentally measure …

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The School Face

The School Face

I’m all over it this morning! Last week I started teaching. This week I also start learning again. As Dan was getting dressed today he said, “That warrants such and such.” And I said, “Actually, that explains such and such. A warrant …” Then he stopped listening and said, “Yeah, I think you’re ready for …

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The Monk in Me

The Monk in Me

May inspired this post today. She’s sweet like that! I’ve been working on a syllabus for my Composition Class and decided to use the theme Devotion this semester. I’ve been reading Life Together by Bonhoeffer and also studying up on ancient spiritual practices. This must be a popular topic because the last time I wrote …

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