Tag Archives: Mother’s Day

Thanks, Mom, for Not Killing Me (Yet)

“Honor thy father and thy mother, that thy days may be long upon the earth” (Exodus 20:12). Does this mean so they won’t follow through on their urge to strangle us with their bare hands on so many occasions?  Maybe. … Continue reading

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Multiple Hearts

“Come here!” the student shouted. “What is it?” his friend asked, a bit impatiently, as he was working on his own project in the Spirit Studies Lab that day. “Multiple hearts in this one!” “I’ve never noticed that before.  Let … Continue reading

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Bloom Already

One year ago today (I see from my unfinished drafts), I wrote this title.  When I clicked on, I saw only the title.  No notes.  No rough draft.  I saw nothing but the title, which made me reflect upon the reason I … Continue reading

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An Angel Unaware

Abraham Lincoln, our sixteenth President, is reported to have said, “All that I am, or ever hope to be, I owe to my angel mother.” Lincoln’s biological mother, Nancy Hanks Lincoln, died when he was nine, and he was raised … Continue reading

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