Soul & Nature

Vampire Bats

Vampire Bats

Still God rested on the 7th day and saw that everything that He created was very good, even though sands lay scattered without the building of a sand castle and the rocks lay deeply hidden in the earth unused for structures to protect and impress.

Untouched Places

Untouched Places

I'm on an airplane looking out over the desert mountains, flying over an arid environment, one that would be oh so difficult for me to traverse. Many times I live as if I am the penultimate of creation, yet these untouched places, rarely, if ever navigated by human...

Master of Time

Master of Time

By the end of the day, my windowsill is lined with coffee cups. Two that begin the day with warm brownish creamed coffee. Another for afternoon tea, joined in late evening by a herbal tea that commemorates the approaching night.  To hold a cup between your hands and...

More Than Birdsong

More Than Birdsong

Mine is a small house on a quiet block. Mature trees line the backyard enough to shelter it from direct sunlight. Its grass does not grow. The leaves rain down in the autumn blanketing the ground, creating a carpet of bronzes, apple cider blushes, and a crimson ombré,...