Love Wins

I was once a cat hater. But love can do miraculous things.

The Wisdom of Flowers

For me, it has been flowers that have caught my eye and given me pause from the world’s painful stories this summer.

Minneapolis Fires Lyn-Lake ©2020 Lucy Mathews Heegaard

Mo(u)rning in Minneapolis

Minneapolis in the wake of George Floyd’s killing.

Gulf Coast Sunset ©2008 Lucy Mathews Heegaard

Love is Up to the Challenge

If you are skittish about the topic of death, then stop reading this post right now. Or better yet, don’t.

Peace in the Storm

A summer hailstorm kicked up yesterday afternoon, coming on with unexpected ferocity. As I watched the storm, the tragedy at Emanuel AME Church earlier this month came to mind.

Last Leaf on the Tree

On the beauty of unconditional love. A video story and reflection on what matters most.