Tag: cleansing

life and faith

Wallowing in the mire

It wasn’t planned. It never is. Feelings take over and a flood pours out.Isn’t that always the way? These things sneak up on us unawares. All of a sudden we spew forth dirty words. Falling fast as raindrops and just as impossible to stem the flow.  I grow impatient and irritable …
life and faith

Sinking but not sunk

Confession time today – I’m a bit of a hand-wash harridan. As a nurse, I spent more time than I care to count washing my hands at a sink. Those were the days before alcohol sprays and hand-sanitisers were prevalent. We washed and scrubbed as if our lives (or that …