⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ The Secret Life of BeesBy Sue Monk Kidd Someone who thinks death is the scariest thing doesn't know a thing about life. Several years ago, I watched the film which this book inspired. It moved me. As often happens for me, though, the details faded. Here's what I vaguely remembered:Female lead. Strong female cast.… Continue reading Book Review: The Secret Life of Bees
⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ The Book of Longings by Sue Monk Kidd Our one true God dwelled inside the Holy of Holies in the Temple at Jerusalem, and I was sure it was impious to speak of a similar place existing inside humans, and worse still to suggest that yearnings inside girls like me had intimations of divinity.… Continue reading Book Review: The Book of Longings
Revolutionary Love by Lee Anne Roquemore Her felt board stories taught this tiny little girl about a half-God-man who lovedillogicallywrecklessly She told me stories of love so big it set the world free Then she raged at me when I grew up to try to love just the same way she'd taught me. It turns… Continue reading Revolutionary Love
2020 - jun 6 | 10:41 pm look awayif you must but this isthemoment history is being writtenin footsteps on pavementin lungs gasping through tear gasin baton bruised forearmsand rubber bullet blindness you get to choosewho you will befor all of history look away if you must but what you’ve only seenon the big screenis realright… Continue reading Look
February 18, 2020 If the world is built upon a foundation of cagesmany an empire rages when people are set free can one with a heart even imagineprotestingliberty? one bit of wire at a time,prisons dismantleand wings form(unexpected from one thought a worm)beauty emergesfreedom is coming:one cut wire, one worn threadof hopeat a time.