Trees of Winter

Missing the green, I’ve become part  of the monotone gray, silhouetted against a cloudy sky, my arms stretched, seeking the warmth of a distant sun, cold and weary  as I wait for spring, walking among the leafless trees of winter. —C.L.Fisher, January 2022 Unless otherwise indicated, all writings and images are the work of C.L.Continue reading “Trees of Winter”


“And the Holy Spirit helps us in our weakness….we don’t know what God wants us to pray for. But the Holy Spirit prays for us with groanings that cannot be expressed in words.” — Romans 8:26, NLT We sometimes settle into prayer so weary and worldly-weighted that our words puddle into a mush of syllables,Continue reading “Intercession”

A Simple Life

If we could pull ourselves  out of our bone-weighted  bodies, away from our  masked faces and sanitized skin, and look down on this strange year 2020,  what might that new perspective give  to our spirit selves  not bound to a weariness we drag behind us  like millstones? Maybe we  would remember the warm welcome ofContinue reading “A Simple Life”