A Day Off

Monday is my day off, but it’s usually difficult to find my sabbath rhythm in the morning. While Monday is my day off, it’s just an ordinary day of the week for my wife and kids. So they are up running around getting ready for work and school, and I’m usually up with them. Today,…

Sabbath Haiku

A bit achy, and a tad bit anti-social, after a long day Saturday and wonderful worship Sunday morning. I slept the afternoon away and wrote the Haiku to commemorate the occasion. Long day yesterday. Slept the afternoon away. It was glorious. This is a photo taken of myself, my “shutter buddy” 1, and his daughter…

Mental Health Day

Friday my brain wasn’t working right. I was having difficulty concentrating, typing was excruciatingly error prone, loud noises made me jump, and when people spoke to me my entire body tensed up. This happens from time to time, typically as allergy season ebbs and flows through the year. It’s never fun, but the cure is…

Having Fun

This afternoon I sat on our swing and read Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire. With the cool air and low humidity it was wonderfully peaceful. I hope you all have equally refreshing weekends.

Family Health Day

If you’ve been reading my blog, you know that a couple of weeks ago I was out at Green Lake, WI for a conference.  It was a good time for both myself (who went) and my family (which didn’t go).  Since I’ve been back, however, we haven’t seemed to have a day to ourselves as…