some small and quiet,
others hard and tear stained.
These few rise to the surface to share for your eyes too. Numbered past 1400 and even then I know hundreds were offered but escaped my inked list! Blessed, so blessed.
~ sharing cake, coffee, and faith blessed friendship in front of the Christmas tree
~ silver strands at greying temples, ribbons of tribute to long life
~ winter moonlight glitters silver on water's dark surface
~ Earth's global lights become a beacon in the universe
~ women's bonds and Bible searching in covenant relationship
~ crimson and indigo berries winter's suspended beauty, nature's chilled sustenance
~ hours of quiet
~ women's charity that empowers independence
~ the wisps of dreams, bits of soul tales lingering into waking moments
~ memories of the silver cross suspended at mama's heart
~ voices, cards, posts sending faith filled Christmas joy
~ "Come thou font of every blessing, tune my heart to sing thy grace; streams of mercy, never ceasing, call for songs of loudest praise." Nettleton