Shuu rin – Autumn Rain (A Haibun for dVerse)

Driving to work in the heavy autumn rains, it felt like the sun had escaped our view forever. Where the sun shines 330 days a year, when the clouds come and darken our world, we freak out a bit and depression and edginess spreads over the town like the plague. Nonetheless, after a soggy, cool …

Endurance…

My body is tired, my heart is weak, yet to God, more faith I seek. I'll not give up, until my time has come, my crown I'm given, and I see the Son! © D. Elaine Wood-Lane 6/16/16 2 Corinthians 4:16-18 (NIV) 16 Therefore we do not lose heart. Though outwardly we are wasting away, …

Log Jam

  My life is so crowded, It is jammed like an old dam, when the river runs faster than the narrow strait will allow. Ideas, like logs, get bottlenecked. Feelings move so swiftly, it is hard to know which one to let through first. Chores stack up like cordwood, all needing to be burned through, …