young

I am feeling very young today. Like I am Jennifer Garner in that rubbish movie 13 Going On 30. It’s like I woke up and wondered, whose is this flat I am sleeping in? Whose are these work clothes? Are these people really emailing me? Who are these grown up friends who are calling me?…

’til i only dwell in you

If to distant lands I scatter If I sail to farthest seas Would you find and firm and gather ’til I only dwell in Thee? If I flee from greenest pastures Would you leave to look for me? Forfeit glory to come after ‘Til I only dwell in Thee If my heart has one ambition…

treasure in jars of clay…

Oh, for a heart that does not ache For a backbone that won’t break For some steady feet or sturdy ground A road that isn’t gonna let me turn around and run For a thousand tongues to sing To wear wisdom like Solomon’s robe For the patience and perspective of a man like Job Just…

i don’t have the words

I had lots I was going to catch you up with on my blog this weekend. The amazing time I had with Rebecca in Madrid last weekend. The Brussels jazz marathon in all the main squares the last three days. The spinach, parmesan and pine nut muffins I made which were a big success. The…

fasting

For Lent, I have given up playing computer games like freecell and solitaire. All the ones that come in the little Games folder on any computer. I will often turn on my computer to do something and play a few games “to relax” but realise 45 minutes I am still playing, and I hate to…