Posts Tagged ‘Life’

Since I’m no longer blogging here, I thought it would be fair to post a link that will also contain my last six mass email updates, including the one where I shared the decision to not go overseas (December 2011). Here it is. That’s it, folks. Thanks for all the love, prayers, and support, especially […]


Not Blogging

09Apr12

Just a quick post to point out the obvious – I have decided blogging is one of the things that’s going to be on the back burner for a while (not sure how long). Life is good – I’m settling into a routine, finding certainty in uncertainty, and drawing strength from time spent on my […]


Life and Paint

02Feb12

It’s kind of strange to be looking at this screen, contemplating real blogging for the first time since September.  Yes, I posted a lot in October – but it wasn’t the real deal, and I knew it.  Life’s been messy since September 27, more or less, but in the past six weeks I’ve found that […]


Someday…

04Jan12

Someday I’m going to start blogging again.  Not today.  Soon, I hope, but not today. It’s a new year.  There’s all kinds of newness going on in my life, but it’s still coming out as chaos.  So until the chaos calms down and becomes coherent, I can’t get anything out that would make sense. But […]


So out here in glorious Colorado we’re back in the swing of classes after a terrific weekend.  Last Friday the language-acquisition portion of my five weeks here wrapped up, and on Monday we began the cultural adaptation part (a.k.a. the gut-spilling part).  There were only 14 of us here over the weekend, and we got […]