Posts tagged love
The Better Way to Love

He lifted the plastic wrap from a plate that held a single piece of cake.  The chocolate icing had melted underneath and it was pulling away as he lifted it.  He responded by gently touching each side, one side at a time, peeling back the corners until the entire piece of cake was uncovered perfectly intact.   

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The Birds' Story

It seemed like a good day to have an outdoor lunch.  I picked out two of the softest pieces of bread that I could find from the almost two-week-old loaf in the pantry.  I should have been on my way to the grocery store in response to the sad state of my cupboards, but instead I made my way out to the front porch.

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The Breath of God

My alarm clock went off with a loud buzz… I count the seconds before I react one…two…three.  It shocks me every morning even though I should be used to it by now.  I quickly reach across the right side of my body and push the snooze button and when I getmy bearings, I turn it completely off and climb out of bed. 

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