Author Archives: Marilyn

About Marilyn

Reading, thinking, listening, writing and talking about faith, creativity, ESL for refugees, grief and finding the story in a story. Student of Spanish. Foe of procrastination. Cheez-it fan. People person with hermit tendencies or vice-versa. Thank you so much for reading.

After Hearing A Friend’s Devastating News

A friend receives bad news and I am at a loss for what to say. Continue reading

Posted in compassion, friendship, intentional relating, Uncategorized | 1 Comment

Something Right in the World

A refugee falls and I see something that inspires hope. Continue reading

Posted in refugees | 3 Comments

The Words Come Back

Two men left my house that day; only one returned. There wasn’t anything anybody could do about it. Continue reading

Posted in fear of failure, finding your voice, grief, long view, processing grief, roadblocks, rocky places, writing, you can't make this stuff up | 3 Comments