Notes from Vanaprastha:

Reflections on Faith, Nature, and Writing

On Patience

On Patience

Be joyful in hope, patient in affliction, faithful in prayer. Romans 12:12 (NIV) Last Saturday, while blowing leaves from ditches along the driveway and mountain road in preparation for winter, I noticed the bulbs I’d planted last month on the slope...

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Peace and Hope for Boomers

Peace and Hope for Boomers

Waiting on hold with a supply vendor, the Home Depot ProDesk associate I’ll call Tammie asked us if we were retired. Keith and I had decided to replace our disintegrating treated-wood deck with a composite, but supplies of building materials had been disrupted due...

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A benefit of oversleeping

A benefit of oversleeping

Sunday morning, I woke to the dark, soothing sound of rain. What time is it? I wondered. I stared at the digital clock on the bureau facing our bed and blinked to bring the red-lighted display into focus.  7:00 am. “Keith! It’s 7 o’clock! We need to leave for...

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