LIFE as a MIRACLE: the book of Mormons

LIFE as a MIRACLE: the book of Mormons

So, last summer my husband and I drove days and days through Utah, the land of Mormons and flat, distant-vista terrain. Our destinations were the Grand Tetons and Yellowstone, the grandest of “America the Beautiful” parks. Along the way, we...
Life as a Miracle: Go West, Young Woman

Life as a Miracle: Go West, Young Woman

So, here’s a story. It may be truth, it may be fiction. For the record, it’s not me. But it is a fairly good tale. šŸ˜‰ On this date fifty years ago, my New England parents put me in the car with two soldiers, recently returned from Viet Nam. The uniform...
Life as a Miracle: Arena Rock

Life as a Miracle: Arena Rock

The guttural, low-toned chant of “Br-r-u-u-ce!” chilled me as it reverberated the Coliseum. Lar and I stood in front of our folding chairs, among others filing on the grass field to densely emulate chalk lines. The scene was not the Olympics, for these has...
Life as a Road Trip Miracle

Life as a Road Trip Miracle

It was a spectacular summer day in Hoosierland, and we were on the fly. Radio rocking our rental car, zooming at 75 mph on the Interstate, slicing Midwestern humidity like a butter knife. We’d landed at O’Hare a couple of days earlier, intent on...