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God In The Garden

God In The Garden

The birds took refuge from the heat in the nearby oak trees. I should have left the garden and found shade, too, but the okra sprouts desperately needed watering. I wiped the sweat from my brow as I walked to turn on the spigot. “It’s too early for it to be this hot,”...
The Potter’s Love

The Potter’s Love

I ate my lunch in the garden under the warm noon sun. A few feet away, two hummingbirds took turns tasting the delphiniums. “I envy them, God,” I said. “They live their lives according to the instincts you created. They don’t fall short of your plans for them. ”I...
Walking With God In The Dark

Walking With God In The Dark

In the gloaming, the birds ceased their singing. Out in the field, the once busy squirrels scampered home. I looked over the garden¾shadows stretching their fingers over the raised beds. “It’s time to stop,” I said. My work is done.”  I picked up my tools and put them...
Let Love In

Let Love In

The sun not yet above the earth’s curve, I listened as the geese called out in the soft light of the dawn. It was cold in my room; the window open from yesterday’s warmer weather. I wondered what I should do with the day and nestled deeper under the covers. “The...
He Is Home Now

He Is Home Now

“He’s home now, Sparrow,” God whispered through the treetops. “Is he happy?” I asked. “Of course, He’s with me.” “That’s good,” I said, my voice trembling with emotion. “Why do we have to die?” I asked, even though I knew the answer. “You’re really asking how you go...