Author Archives: Sally Gerard

About Sally Gerard

I am a writer, runner, teacher, singer, guitar player, mom, lover, coffee drinker, hunter, antique tractor driver, horsewoman, sister, and lover of the outdoors. Did I mention that I love lighthouses?

Impressions 17 May 2018

Who are the people who’ve made an impression on you in your life? Have they collided into you like a comet streaking through the sky? Have they stopped your breath because you’d never known they were missing from your life? … Continue reading

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Impact 16 May 2018

Webster defines an impact in two ways: “the action of one object coming forcibly into contact with another,” and “have a strong effect on someone or something.” There are so many things I can think of that have an impact. … Continue reading

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Fearfully & Wonderfully Made 10 May 2018

In Psalm 139, verse 14, the psalmist writes, “I will praise You, for I am fearfully and wonderfully made; marvelous are Your works, and that my soul knows very well. (NKJV) These words popped into my head today as I … Continue reading

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A Rare Quality 1 May 2018

“You have a soul in you of rare quality, an artist’s nature; never let it starve for lack of what it needs.” Marcel Proust What makes you excited? Get your juices flowing? Makes you grateful? Brings you that total body … Continue reading

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Home 27 April 2018

“There’s a fire softly burning, suppers on the stove…” John Denver’s words in “Back Home Again” are a comfort. The images in the lyrics are all things that represent home. I’ve always known that home is more than a structure … Continue reading

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Wind 24 April 2018

They say that wind can make people crazy. I don’t know about that, but I do know that it makes people cranky, especially when it blows hard day-after-day. It makes animals spooky so that horses who have grazed around the … Continue reading

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A Tiny Bit of Love 19 April 2018

Stretching, she stood and walked over to the guitar stand where it stood by the antlers hanging on the living room wall, echoes of old elk hunts. In Christ alone, my hope is found. The notes floated through her mind … Continue reading

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