How to Have FUN on a Hard Day

Last week, someone told me they couldn’t believe I was smiling with what I was going through, suffering with daily debilitating migraines, but I couldn’t imagine what she was going through as she works through the grief of having lost her daughter. But we were both choosing to smile. For me, part of that is choosing to be goofy, to act silly, to look at things in an odd way and laugh about strange things like sitting in my house with my sunglasses on.  Continue reading How to Have FUN on a Hard Day


The Longing

Joy is distinct not only from pleasure in general but even from aesthetic pleasure. It must have the stab, the pang, the inconsolable longing. ~ C.S. Lewis, Surprised by Joy I’ve done this before. Some would say I’ve done it pretty well, but experts would disagree. Even when I was following what the experts said … Continue reading The Longing