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To mothers in war zones – a poem and a humble list of places to donate funds

There are, tragically, countless places in the world that need our help – from financial donations, to awareness of the issues, to using our political voice and, most importantly, our unceasing prayers. Today I write specifically about four places in the world where mothers are hurting. During this summer of horrors we have watched thousands… Continue reading To mothers in war zones – a poem and a humble list of places to donate funds

Poetry

My father’s birthday – a poem

You’ve been real – apologies and explanations. You’ve been faithful, heart-on-sleeve conversations. Always able, to make me feel that all men should be like you: full of prayer and smart, wanderers and dragon-slayers, articulate and true. You will always be, The first one to dance, the guy with the easy smile, the encyclopedia audio-style. You… Continue reading My father’s birthday – a poem