Category Archives: Personal

A New Starting Line

The nurse enters the room where Chad and I are sitting and takes the seat across from us. She looks through her paperwork before looking back toward me. Okay, she says, have you used crutches before? Chad and I look at each other and laugh and I do everything I can to keep my eyes...

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Oh, Meadow.

I didn’t title this post. Chanelle, looking over my shoulder, insisted I move aside, “I’ll write the title”, she said, and without pause, placed her hands on the keyboard and typed the most perfect title. Oh, Meadow. It’s something we say often around our house. Whether in response to silly words our littlest speaks, a...

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Charlie

  I rise early, when the house is still dark. The clock ticks by oh so fast and soon it is 6 a.m. I hear rustling upstairs, movement of feet, shifting of hangers in a closet, opening (but seemingly never closing) of drawers. Doors open and close and I hear water rushing into pipes. Ever...

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Chanelle

  It’s been awhile since I’ve written in this space. Days turn into weeks and weeks roll into months and I can’t remember when I last told our stories. When did I last capture my thoughts? Blogging isn’t what it used to be. We aren’t gathering around our blogger sites anymore. We are no longer...

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