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Emotional Motion Sickness

Emotional Motion Sickness

They’re struggling. That’s what friends, colleagues, and many of my readers have told me.  Each carries their own unique burdens and cares and uncertainties. And yet what so many of their stories have in common is a sense that it’s hard, I mean really hard, to be...
What Is Saving Your Life Now?

What Is Saving Your Life Now?

My clerical collar, black shirt, and black suit were drawing discrete glances. I had slipped away from the church office to get some cold medicine at a nearby drug store. The checkout line turned out to be unexpectedly long. A man standing in front of me looked over...
Looking for Rescue

Looking for Rescue

“She’s a rescue dog.” That’s what I’ve learned to say when people ask me what kind of dog Gracie is. It’s a little embarrassing to admit that we ponied up the money for a canine DNA test. Just for the record, Gracie’s genes weave together traits from retrievers and...
Restoring Our Sanity

Restoring Our Sanity

[Listen to Audio] Honestly, sometimes I just lose my mind. I hear things that nobody is saying. For instance, Joy came back from her usual morning walk with our six-month old Lab-mix Gracie. Gracie was ecstatic. Joy, not so much. “Ugh. She was awful,” Joy said. “She...