and it lies ahead

“I don’t know how to say it, but…I feel different. I seem to see ahead, in a kind of way. I know we are going to take a very long road, into darkness; but I know I can’t turn back. It isn’t to see Elves now, nor dragons, nor mountains, that I want—I don’t rightly… Read More

just a glimpse


moving in

This morning, I woke up to the sounds of rain drenching the bush outside my window. It’s still coming down—softly now, infusing everything with the deepest shades of green. So far, today has held hot tea, fresh fruit, and unpacked bags. The morning is beautiful. Yesterday, we arrived at Kasana in the late afternoon. I… Read More

making the move

The short version: I’m moving to Africa. The long version: After much thought, prayer, and anticipation, I sent in my application to serve long-term with New Hope Uganda. And recently, things became official! I will be joining the staff at Kasana Children’s Centre as an art teacher in the primary school. I have made an… Read More