Missing the Meat Pots

After more than a year gathering virtually in what felt like an endless Lent, we were able to celebrate Easter in-person! Masked. Socially distanced. Sanitized. In-person! There were balloons and welcome signs and colorful flags. The music was celebratory. The mood was giddy. Resurrection felt real in a way I desperately needed. Today I am […]

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Cover (Lent #13)

I’m watching a movie with my parents.  I’m 6, maybe 7, years old.  Here comes the scary part or the racy part or the gruesome part.  “Cover your eyes,” they say. And cover them I did.  Except when I thought I could get away with a little peek.  Peering through my fingers I would glimpse […]

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