God’s Hands

I’ve always noticed hands…maybe it was because, growing up, I usually found my hand buried in someone else’s.  As the youngest of four girls, seems someone bigger and stronger was chronically holding my tiny fluttering hand in theirs.  I remember sometimes struggling to pull my hand from captivity; wiggling and straining to be free. But, truly I sought the shelter and strength offered […]

Dancing with the Dead to the Soundtrack of Your Life…

Friday… I am lying “in the position” at radiation, neatly tucked into my mold, awaiting the first pulse of today’s radiation doses.  The machines robotically swing into place overhead and the red lights blink on.  And then… I hear the familiar falsetto voices of the Bee-Gee’s and the unmistakable disco beat of the ’70s.   I smile […]

Cypress

Originally posted on Forest Garden:
All things are constantly changing.  Gardeners both take this change in hand to guide it along; and also observe how nature keeps the world constantly changing around us from moment to moment. Some changes please us, others don’t.  Our opinion is rarely asked. These ancient cypress trees probably sprouted here…

Another Reason to Remember Your Annual Mammogram

Originally posted on MammographyKC.com – breast health, breast imaging, breast knowledge.:
Reminder by Deannster (via Flickr) Copyright Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 2.0 Generic (CC BY-NC-ND 2.0) There’s more than one way to say this, because there’s more than one way it’s true: early detection saves lives. What causes us to say that today? A new study…