There’s Something About Mary

My husband placed his hand gently on my belly, hoping this would be the day he’d feel his first child move.  For weeks, I had bonded with the life inside my womb.  I had felt her tumble and bounce, kick and play. Each thrash of her hand or foot made my heart accelerate. Each flutter […]

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God-Sized Dreams Team

Then God said, ‘Let us make mankind in our image, in our likeness, so that they may rule over the fish in the sea and the birds in the sky, over the livestock and all the wild animals, and over all the creatures that move along the ground.’  So God created mankind in his own […]

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Ball and Chain

Last night I dreamt I was trapped–bound and gagged by the stranglehold of marriage.  Strangely, in my night vision, I entered this sacred covenant with a friend I’ve known since childhood.  Yet, even though he has known me longer than any of my other friends, I still felt shackled to a false future.  Life seemed […]

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