Category Archives: Everyday Grace

Jolene Marie

When I was born I had an older sister, Jolene, and an older brother, Ron. When I was two and a half my sister passed away. She had a brain tumor that, even though they caught it late, was operated on and successfully removed. What she ultimately died of was pneumonia. Back then they didn’t […]

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Hail Mary, Full of Grace

I’ve written a couple of posts on the topic of Grace and I thought that I would define exactly what it is that Grace means to me. I was raised Catholic and for those others of you that were, the title of this post will ring very familiar to you. It’s the beginning of prayer that […]

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Everyday Grace

Grace {A Divinely Given Blessing, A Tender Mercy, Elegance} In seventh grade I had a teacher named Sister Mary Brendan. She may look sweet, but she was a hard ass and something of a nut. She frequently gave the girls hell for trying to shrink our jeans and called one classmate by the wrong name because […]

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