My Divine Familiar

He shepherded me out of a broken career and into the light of the writing-life I was born to live, so of course, many of my best stories were about him.

#31DaysofWatchingGodMove-Trusting God More than My Fears

I Am Up Early, Writing. The Universe will teach you patience, whether or not you request the lesson. Omnipotent, God cares not for your sense of urgency. You May Choose Resistance. Call it Gravity. Call it the Borg. Resistance is futile. 20 days of watching God, and this one thing is clear. We are ephemeral. …

#31DaysofWatchingGodMove-Yes, Lord

Four days to watch a miracle unfold. It is not my story to tell, but it is my praise to offer. None but God could've moved these mountains. I look now and say "what mountains?" There Were Never Any There.

#31DaysofWatchingGodMove-I Asked, You Answered

Troubling night. Each morning, reaching for my phone to silence the alarm, I read my morning devotion and prayers before anything else. Lord, I declared that I needed You, and indeed You heard the cry of my heart. Hmmm… by Marilyn Pagán-Banks | Let sinners be consumed from the earth and let the wicked be no more. Bless …