#TBT Repost: Change…

It is inevitable… I fight against it by rote, out of habit, for I am a creature of habit. If it’s working [for me] why mess with it? How dare you grow up, away from, or beyond me… instead of with or beside me? How dare you utilize your gift of choice...

Thank “You”

chillinTV Watchinthen I answer the phoneand out of the blueit’s “You”only…my heart doesn’t singIn your voicethere’s a familiar ringBut I can’t place the voiceSo there is no choicebut to ask…Who again are you? you pauseas...

Jehovah Shalom, or My Search for Peace

Jehovah-Shalom says much to me as a name of God. It reveals that He is Peace, literally: “The Lord is Peace.” Jehovah–God is; Shalom–complete, whole. I first encountered my need for peace in my childhood. Although I was shielded from open confrontations, I...

What Is In a Name?

I probably haven’t always hated my name (Diane…pronounced Dee-Anne). As a toddler, I was labeled “DiDi.” As I grew older, it metamorphosed into “Dids” or “that darn child!” In fact, if I recall correctly, my name being...