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Oct 12

Hello, Lord. I am feeling a little sorry for myself this morning, I must admit. I think it is mostly this disheartening COLD and WET blanketing Iowa for the last weeks or so. THANK YOU that next week is supposed to be sunnier and a little warmer!! Until then, Lord, please help me to just […]

Jul 29

Good morning, Father. Lord, this morning my heart is heavy. It is early on Sunday morning and I do NOT want to go to my sister’s church today. I have gone there more times in the last few months than I have been to a church in the last 2 decades combined, yet my “attendance” […]

Jul 14

Ugh, Lord, I am sooooo frustrated!! It was delightful to wander around taking photos and vids in patina paradise today, and to talk to all the awesome peeps, and to be of help and service to the community and the church, but I want so bad to get ON with my “homeless nomad” lifestyle WITH […]

May 30

Good morning, Lord. Thank you for the beautiful rain yesterday and already this morning. Thank you for the lovely and productive walk in woods and field between the rains as well, with so many awesome shots of wet foliage — and the dog fetching his ball endlessly, lol. I now have so much footage of […]

Apr 3

Lord, please hold my heart and my mouth, so that I can just pass through this hard time without making it worse — for however long it lasts. At least I have finally learned that it does no good to speak my troubles out loud, for they are only ever taken as problems to be […]

Mar 28

Good morning, Lord. I am low on hope today, and I wonder just how much it is due to incessant rain and being trapped inside a tiny popup camper for three days straight. I thought it was going well enough when I went to bed last night, but while trying to wake myself this morning, […]

Mar 25

Good morning, Lord. Thank you for taking care of us. This morning I am pretty numb, feel a bit disconnected, zombie-ish. But that is better, I am sure, than being in a panic over the eviction notice we received yesterday. Lord, you see my heart, how I am still trusting you, knowing that you rather […]