Woodland Sanctuary watercolor by Lois Mountz   Just a thicket, some would say,  thorns, brambles, overgrown trees, no place to spend the day. A tree house stronghold it used to be  where our children felt safe and secure, in a world away from the rest of the world, in a world that took them [...]

Who is this 'Man of Many Hats'?   It is my dear husband of 54 years who has gone to be with our Lord Jesus.  The pain of his loss is indescribable. As the tears come and go, memories flood my heart and mind.  What I know to be true, that I will never see him again, [...]

Thursday, August 25, 2011 90 Degrees and Rising   Here I sit, on a day in the 90's, Remembering the cool days of Spring. When breezes carried the aroma of flowers, And promised to end winter's sting. The humming of fans, herald summer's hot days, As the fiery sun heats with its blaze. Thirsty plants long for a long summer's rain, And [...]