It is mid February.

I am officially over winter.

And yet… today’s snow is exceptional.

It wafts with a gentle purpose and paints everything with a softness that brings quiet.

Quiet that covers the movement of cars, crawling in slo-mo up and down the street until the hungry snow blower motors revved up, chewing through 8 or 9 inches of peace-making muffling tenderness.

Yes, I am ready for the sound of melting ice and the peek a boo games that our tulip heads play on the south side of the house.

But the snow is lovely.

So, winter boots, layers of leggings, furry jackets and leather gloves–chin up.

We are on for six more weeks.

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I am a fabric artist and a professional minister in the Catholic Church. I am married for 40+ years to a most fabulous man. We have 4 adult children, 2 daughter-in-laws ( who we also consider to our children!) and 4 grandbabies. I love to weave, paint silk, sew and design garments for myself; bead, read, write and color. I am also a spiritual Companion/Director and have a special place in my soul for women who are healing and in need of healing from trauma and abuse. I love coffee, quiet reflective prayer time at my kitchen table and long walks to breathe in the Holy Spirit. I would like to learn how to spin yarn and will someday create a spun, hand dyed/painted, beaded, woven fabulous garment of peace!

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