These hands.

There is something about facing the new year that floods me with childhood memories. Nostalgia visits and pulls me into a tight embrace of how things used to be. Not wanting to be left out, realisation whispers in my ear, time waits for no one, soon what is will be then what ? Growing up,…

Rebel and I.

I don’t really have much to say, I just wanted to share with you some of my favourite pictures from the past two months. Work is going well, it feels like I have been in Winnipeg for many years. It will be a year in October. A lot of my daily work connections in Winnipeg involve…

I got it from my mama!

I woke up this morning in pain,  muscles deep inside  the joint of my left shoulder hurt each time I moved. It hurts when I raise my hand a little or move it side to side. Earlier today , the pain extended to the left side of my neck too. Puzzled, I did several stretches…

Thanksgiving with Mars

Today I sat at a table with Americans, Russians, Canadians, First Nation Canadians and had supper. The conversation covered Russian history, languages,politics, hunting, children, culture. My heart was thankful, I enjoy being in a setting where different cultures sit around a meal and connect. As I watched my friends children play with Mars around us…

Days gone by

A few of my favourite shots from the past two months.               I am watching the opening night of the Olympics as I edit pictures. Made me think of Paul, one of the Bibles writers and something that he wrote:  Do you not know that in a race all…

Hearing screams from a smiling face

I wrote this over a year ago but only last night did I think about sharing it, maybe someone out there is inneed of encouragement 🙂 I met Sarah* at a missionary get together a couple of years ago, something about her drew me to her and we started to talk. As she spoke about…