Reflecting on My Life with Christina Baker Kline’s a piece of the world and Andrew Wyeth’s Christina’s World

A poem by Emily Dickinson, emorable quotes from Christina Baker Kline book, and personal reflections with Andrew Wyeth’s painting, Christina’s World Continue reading Reflecting on My Life with Christina Baker Kline’s a piece of the world and Andrew Wyeth’s Christina’s World

On Psalms

I am embarking on a reading journey through Psalms, and I’ll update this post here as I find words daily that resonate with me in some way or potentially for where I am at a given point in time.   Feel free to check in and follow along: Psalm 1: Blessed is the man[a]     who walks not in the counsel of the wicked, nor stands in the way of sinners,     nor sits in the seat of scoffers; 2 but his delight is in the law[b] of the Lord,     and on his law he meditates day and night. 3 He is like a tree planted by streams of water that yields its fruit in its … Continue reading On Psalms

Prayer

6.3.2019_Monday_Paris After reading Acts 8-9 Lord, sometimes we go on our ways thinking it is the right thing to pursue only to find that we’ve been working against you and your glorification. We’re praying all along, but we’re not praying for the right things, asking to see the right things. Help me God to better hear your voice. Teach me to pray and meditate so that I may be closer to your heart and your will. Continue reading Prayer

A Piece of My Story

Let me tell you a bit of my story. I had some scary things happen to me in my life: I was diagnosed with a neurological disorder in the 7th grade, was sexually assaulted by a family relative in the 10th grade, had my parents divorce after a traumatic narrative that spanned years, and was raped  my first year out of college. This in tandem with my naturally emotions driven self brought forth a very unbalanced, and very unhappy Susan for a lot of my adolescence and into my early twenties. I could be happy and “on,” yes, but I … Continue reading A Piece of My Story