I was going to say "back in the saddle" but 'back at the desk' seems more appropriate-at the teacher's desk that is. One thing I don't like about being a TOC (teacher on call) is benefitting from people's illnesses. When a teacher goes down with a pesky cold or flu, I get a job. So… Continue reading Back at the Desk
I did not want to write about waiting.. to me, it has become a cliche. Our lives are too busy, instant gratification, find that quiet peace within yourself, trust God etc.. etc.. etc.. I don't think I have much to add other than waiting is really hard sometimes. That was tested today. I excitedly posted on… Continue reading Just wait a minute…
A previous post Finding Melody expresses my desire to be a musician as a career/calling and the different ways and the barriers that stand in the way... Today another desire is on my mind. Every time my little nephew smiles and coos at his aunty I picture myself holding my own little baby in my… Continue reading Stepping Yonder…
There are many things I could write about in this season... The epic production of Handel's Messiah at the Vancouver Playhouse that ended with 4 curtain calls and an almost five minute standing ovation. I could talk about the genius of Handel putting pure scripture into a moving musical or how strange it felt to… Continue reading Merry Christmas from a Fourth Grader
via Daily Prompt: Age
. "We fought for this park!" My neighbour's eyes were on fire as we stood by the willow tree. I could see the "little wooden castle" that my niece and I love climbing into. We sit on the benches and watch the skytrain roar past carrying all of the daddies and husbands to work.… Continue reading A Grimston Tale
When someone recently asked for my site address I realized that I needed something a littler simpler than “third conchie.wordpress.com” . Thus began this journey of creating a new site. Welcome! The name Song Flower is not only a variation of my given name; (comma? period?… I never know what punctuation to use in sentences/clauses… Continue reading New Address!