2 posts from day 21/10/2012

Baby, it’s the guitar {wo}man

guitar recital with instructor Dave Krajcik
Fine tuning. Weeks of practice and days of 10-year-old angst, worry and nervousness ... a prescription because poison ivy spread to her face ... indecision over what to wear ... prayers and assurances that all would be well ... determination and firm resolve in the face of walking on stage. That's what's been brewing around here — her very first guitar recital. A dozen kids played their tunes before her turn to take the stage. She climbed atop the stool, shrugged the fuzzy pink ... Continue Reading

View from the Mound in Marietta

View from Mound Cemetery, Marietta, OH
Behold, what manner of love the Father hath bestowed upon us, that we should be called the sons of God: therefore the world knoweth us not, because it knew him not. ~ I John 3:1 For I say, through the grace given unto me, to every man that is among you, not to think [of himself] more highly than he ought to think; but to think soberly, according as God hath dealt to every man the measure of faith. ~ Romans 12:3 Hear, O Israel, ye approach this day unto battle against your ... Continue Reading