Redefining Old Maid

"Eww! You're the Old Maid." The cacophony of childish voices would shriek and dissolve into a babble of laughter. Sometimes my voice was among them as we sat pointing and jeering at the unlucky child holding the only card with no match in the deck. Other times, I was the one left with the card… Continue reading Redefining Old Maid

Choosing God’s Perspective

I opened my eyes, lazily surveying the edge of my pillow before closing them again. Morning. It was morning. I turned over and pulled my blankets up over my face as I tried to push away the thoughts that rumbled into my consciousness, threatening to crowd out slumber's peace. Yet, just as the weight of… Continue reading Choosing God’s Perspective