Linda Jensen leads a relatively quiet life in Westchester County, New York, as the owner of a highly-acclaimed garden. Inherited from her parents, the garden is her pride and joy. What is not so joyful is finding a strange man sprawled near her delphiniums! The mysterious man is sick, unable to do anything more than drink water—and beg for secrecy. Ignoring all alarm bells, Linda sees to his needs, but her caring act takes on unexpected significance, an unpresentable glory.


The Mind—A Tricky Thing

I AM MARRIED TO TWO HUSBANDS. The first is Jim-Bob. He jokes and joshes, but mostly in a land of thick fog, feeling his way across the landscape, sometimes bumping into things and people. A bleak and sometimes cheerless outlook, though many friends hover over him with...

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God's Rabbit Trail

A FUNNY THING HAPPENED ON THE WAY TO SURGERY. Husband Jim might have died, had he not had a blood test for low testosterone. Low energy. Couldn’t climb hills. Can’t remember anything. Then friend Anita hands me a blurb about the connection between memory loss and...

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Tiny Glimpses

I just finished reading a book about the Christian Story that brought Reality into sharp focus. Here’s a quote that grabbed me: Have you ever noticed that certain types of experiences provoke a profound flow of emotion,…and you weep or cheer or are so filled with...

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Lay It On—With Class

Quotes are fun—both serious and humorous. Here are some of my favorites. INSULTS: The exchange between Churchill & Lady Astor:      She said, "If you were my husband I'd poison your tea."     He said, "If you were my wife, I'd drink it."     "I didn't attend the...

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Just Sayin'

I RECENTLY HIT ON A MOTHER LODE OF ODD QUOTES—some rich, some funny. Here’s a smattering: An Old Irish Saying: Death leaves a heartache no one can heal; Love leaves a memory no one can steal.   He who sings prays twice.                       ~St. Augustine  ...

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Author Eleanor Gustafson

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