Gratitude

Gratitude

Tonight I am feeling so much better that I just have to take a moment to stop and send out a word of gratitude to my friends and family who have been calling me, praying for me, worrying about me, offering to take care of me, and encouraging me through these last two...
Comfort Food

Comfort Food

Thank God it is Friday. I don’t know why but this has been an especially long week and I am soooooooooooo very much looking forward to my weekend. It’s snowing outside right now. Which I do not love. But I remain hopeful about my Monday morning plans for...
Final Photos of Jesus

Final Photos of Jesus

Last night I got to watch my friend Sunti do the last bit of work on one of his sculptures of Jesus. I posted some of these photos back in December http://brendaahearn.wordpress.com/2011/12/23/capturing-christ/ . The plan was for me to get to do formal studio shots...
On Jewelry and Memory

On Jewelry and Memory

February is never an easy time of year for me. Both of my parents died in this month. They died two years apart, but as the years have passed their deaths have merged together into what feels like a single event and February is when I must face it. Nine years ago...