Author Archives: Elizabeth

Shutting Down (to recoup, rethink, renew, rebuild)

Every once in a while, I get the urge to disconnect from everything. A lot of times this means disconnecting from Facebook for a week or so, but it never really feels like enough. The month of September is one … Continue reading

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Grace of God

It was a difficult Tuesday as I headed to Evansville to see a doctor about being sick. I’d hardly slept over the last two nights and I was not looking forward to spending two hours in the car. I spent … Continue reading

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Land Between the Lakes

Camping is one of my favorite things to do throughout the year.  We started a bit late because between moving and adjusting to our new home with a toddler, it’s been a bit crazy around here. (Aedan was copying dad … Continue reading

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I Like Bleach

I can’t really justify it in any other way than to say it makes things feel clean to me.  It burns and it scours and it cleans. What is bleach?  The answer is simple – it is a dangerous chemical found in … Continue reading

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Nighttime Friends and Foes

Sometimes nighttime is my friend It holds my tired soul so close That all I feel is a warm embrace Holding me as my dreams begin Friends come and go like seasons They love you, they move you They hold … Continue reading

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Writing Again

I’ve actually started to follow through on my personal promise and the pen is striking the paper. Old notebooks that have been filled with tidbits and doodles are seeing use that is concentrated and decisive. The part of me that … Continue reading

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It’s Raining, It’s Pouring (Or is it?)

They say that when it rains, it pours. Well, we are in a drought currently and going through a massive heatwave. So I’m not really sure how I feel about that statement. Who are they anyways? I do not know and right … Continue reading

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