Wednesday, November 12, 2008

Words of hope

The Festival of Hope continues over at The Tail End with a very moving reflection by Regina Doman. Click HERE to read "The Story's Loose Ends." I was reading Regina's beautiful essay surrounded by my three children -- one home from school with a sinus infection, one home from school with a pulled neck muscle, and one crying from her upstairs bedroom because she didn't want to nap. I was at my wit's ends, and then I read Regina's story and remembered how blessed I am and how quickly life can change. Suddenly it doesn't seem so stressful having my three children at home with me on a November afternoon asking for hot chocolate and grilled cheese and biscotti and television and monopoly and and and....

1 comment:

Roxane B. Salonen said...

Not sure how appropriate it is to do this on such a gentle post, but I'm trying to follow through on the fun of blog tag. In other words, you've been tagged! (Instructions on my post if you're in the mood.)