Chronic Grace

Finding the Grace in a Life With Chronic Illness

The Work of ChristmasWhen the song of the angels is stilled,when the star in the sky is gone,when the kings and princes are home,when the shepherds are back with their flock,The work of Christmas begins:To find the lost,to heal the broken,to feed the hungry,to release the prisoners, to rebuild the nations,to bring peace among brothers,To …

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I’m trying to keep busy. Our social life has taken off somewhat (well, compared to before anyway) and recently we’ve been getting together with friends and family more, and even went to a wedding yesterday (congratulations Meg and Joe!!!!!!!). A couple of weeks ago I took a four-day class at The Loft about writing the …

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My mom sounded good on the phone today, not huffing and puffing as she usually does during conversation these days. Of course, every day she tells me things are rosy and peachy and oh so wonderful, and I have no way to verify this since I have a cold and can’t get near her right …

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American Cemetery overlooking Omaha BeachColleville-sur-Mer, FranceOver 9,000 American soldiers who lost their lives in WWII are buried here ********************************************************* In Flanders Fields the poppies growBetween the crosses, row on rowThat mark our place; and in the skyThe larks, still bravely singing, flyScarce heard amidst the guns below. We are the Dead. Short days agoWe loved, …

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