Monthly Archives: November 2013

What Happens at Church in Changing Hearts is Meant to be Taken in & Taken Forth and Forward

Turning The sermon today came in loud and clear. In stop and go traffic lightings.  In lights and sirens down the Vegas Strip.  So often I arrive at church to sometimes softer pews, and sometimes harder news.  In trying to … Continue reading

Posted in Creatures | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Electronic Hugs to my Italian & Phillipino Sons

Dear Anziano Robertson, Dear Elder Newton,   Hey ho!  How are you both?  I was at Staples late Friday night scrambling to get the color copies for the Missionary Christmas Spotlight.  Saw J.R.’s mom, Sonia, there.  Half expected to look … Continue reading

Posted in Creatures | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Snow it Falls Like Paper Dolls by Heidi Robertson :) (If you enjoy my poem, then PLEASE choose to FOLLOW MY BLOG.)

 I blink in awe to thankful thoughts Most grateful givings Veteran plots prayers sometimes caught in waking Silent moments Which neither cold Nor falling snow can ever touch Or Richard Burton blessings of funny sunny farm days can haystack higher … Continue reading

Posted in Creatures | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Laugh Club

“It’s kind of fun interrupting and completing people’s sentences, “I  said. I think of Dan Pink’s Whole New Mind, and make a wish on a rogue strand of Delanie’s blonde hair, like a wafting spider web.  Wish for something different. Maybe self … Continue reading

Posted in Creatures | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Metaphore Hair Dryer

It happened again. Upon entering an early morning foggy bathroom. Metaphore.   Delanie, holding the new purple hair dryer said,   “Mom, I think your RETRACTOR thing is broken.”   Cord would not wind up. This feature was one of … Continue reading

Posted in Creatures | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

I <3 NYC

On fb this fall, I read a post made by my thirty three year old step son.  He was asking his friends how they thought he should celebrate his seven year anniversary of living in NYC.  Lots of advice was … Continue reading

Posted in Creatures | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

MISSIONARIES SAFE, ALBEIT FAR AWAY FROM HOME BASE :) PRAY.

Dear Elder Newton, I am soo relieved to hear that you are safe.  Keep the faith.  Love, Heidi of the Mountain, Want-a-Sheep, Utah.   Dear Anziano Robertson,  I just got this email tonight.  Spoke with Wendy last night.  Kyler is … Continue reading

Posted in Creatures | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment