A Wish Come Clear

Choosing Love, Losing Fear, & Finding Home

The Momastery Guest Post (Seriously, Bring Champagne)

This is a big day. A break out the kazoos, call a babysitter and uncork the champagne!!! kind of day. (Or it would be if I had kazoos. Or children. Or champagne on hand … ) Today, I have a post live on Momastery. Momastery, created by Glennon Melton, “is [...]

Tempted to Throw in the Towel? Read This.

I love hearing about the times they almost gave up. And by ‘they,’ I mean our heroes. You have your own examples: how Albert Einstein was considered a slow learner in grade school, how Michael Jordan was cut from his high school basketball team. As a writer, I take heart [...]

Fellow Perfectionists, Come See Me

Recently, I received a message from the moderator of a Facebook group of which I am a member. It read: “Caroline McGraw, please inbox me…I need to ask you something.” There was a plummeting, zooming feeling in my stomach. I clicked away, thinking: This isn’t the first time I’ve felt [...]

The Work That’s Never Done

There’s one item in our house that always catches people’s eyes. The item in question? A photo collage that my husband Jonathan received when we moved away from the L’Arche community where we met. Farewell collages are a tradition at L’Arche DC; they feature the faces of every person that [...]