Monthly Archives: March 2011

A case of mistaken identity

A case of mistaken identity Deborah Beach Giordano © March 30, 2011 Lazing in the sunshine half-drowsing over a book, I was startled into wakefulness  an anxious humming right, left, and right again, drawing ever nearer: a green-suited flier irresistibly … Continue reading

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Weather or Not

Weather or Not inspired by Psalm 121 Deborah Beach Giordano © March 29, 2011 When I lift up my eyes I am comforted: the blue sky wispy clouds a sparrow flock sails aloft on the gentle breeze … all is … Continue reading

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Seriously

This is a very personal reflection; my candid feelings about Worship as Entertainment – a subject which I take very Seriously. SERIOUSLY Deborah Beach Giordano © March 21, 2011 Playtime for grownups is seriously fun – as long as it … Continue reading

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Every Day

Every Day inspired by Psalm 145 Deborah Beach Giordano © March 20, 2011 Every day I will bless You, and praise Your name forever and ever. You remember those words, o Holy One, when the psalmist danced and sang his … Continue reading

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Prayer

When we watch in silent horror, too shocked to even cry – there is prayer; When there are no words, no expressions, no concepts – there is prayer; when devastation is so complete, and losses so profound – there is … Continue reading

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Last Week

Last Week Inspired by a photo of a young woman in Natori, Japan Deborah Beach Giordano © March 14, 2011 Last week I went to lunch with my co-workers. Last week I flirted with a cute guy. Last week I … Continue reading

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A Mountaintop Experience

A Mountaintop Experience Deborah Beach Giordano © March 8, 2011 “Where is he going?” “Who knows. Crazy old fool; always wandering off into the hills.” “Shouldn’t somebody go along to make sure he’s ok?” “So are you volunteering? You want … Continue reading

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Ancient Fragments

Ancient Fragments Deborah Beach Giordano © March 8, 2011 The traveler pauses confused and squinting unable to interpret the ancient script, darkly mysterious in the bright dawn. Signs of geologic upheavals, the guide filled with educated certainty airily assures; compressed … Continue reading

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A Pebble on the Path

A Pebble on the Path Deborah Beach Giordano © March 7, 2011 A pebble on the path broken off in ages past apart from a larger stone.  Was it a sudden shattering or a gradual split? Did the changing seasons … Continue reading

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Early Departures

Early Departures Deborah Beach Giordano © March 1, 2011 What does it mean; the deaths of those so good and kind, dearly loved and loving – who depart this life too soon, too young, leaving a community of friends and … Continue reading

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