This is Dina's Typepad Profile.
Join Typepad and start following Dina's activity
Join Now!
Already a member? Sign In
God is so not finished with me yet.
Interests: Food Equity Issues, Urban Agriculture, Community Gardening, Neighborhood Activism, Sci-fi and photography
Recent Activity
"He who is without sin among you, let him throw a stone at her first."... Continue reading
Posted Sep 13, 2020 at Causerie
I'm back in Hawaii. After six years of the recurring dreams of ocean beaches, warm... Continue reading
Posted Oct 29, 2019 at Causerie
It has been so long since I've logged in to write a post that I... Continue reading
Posted Jan 7, 2019 at Causerie
Yesterday wasn't your birthday, but it is today. Do feel different? Have you been changed?... Continue reading
Posted Sep 11, 2018 at Causerie
Hospitality at its finest in the home of the suburbs. At the door we are... Continue reading
Posted Jun 1, 2018 at Causerie
DNA Test Results – Part 2 You know those commercials where DNA test results are... Continue reading
Posted Jun 29, 2017 at Causerie
My DNA Test - Part 1 While standing in line at a restaurant, I noticed... Continue reading
Posted Jun 26, 2017 at Causerie
Absent. Absence. Gone. Missing. The words have been in my mind and on my mind... Continue reading
Posted Sep 5, 2016 at Causerie
Up here, the air is not the same. From this lofty height the view is... Continue reading
Posted May 19, 2016 at Causerie
"He gives rain on the earth and sends water in the fields..." Continue reading
Posted Apr 10, 2016 at Causerie
Oh, Ms. Carolyn! Thank you. It means so much to know that you are still interested in hearing my thoughts and reading my words. Don't give up on me.
Toggle Commented Mar 18, 2016 on Since October at Causerie
1 reply
For as long as I can remember, I had always wanted to be like someone... Continue reading
Posted Mar 16, 2016 at Causerie
1. I started a new job. If I can't write for a living, then, this... Continue reading
Posted Mar 13, 2016 at Causerie
Sometimes when the words are like whirlpools of emotions, and my writing is limited to... Continue reading
Posted Oct 30, 2015 at Causerie
I have the middle seat. The most awful seat on the plane. Scrunched in the... Continue reading
Posted Oct 21, 2015 at Causerie
Despite my deep-seated, almost paralyzing fear of bears, I went on two hikes in Colorado.... Continue reading
Posted Sep 17, 2015 at Causerie
Still terrified of them, Mama.
Toggle Commented Sep 18, 2015 on Ahhhh... at Causerie
1 reply
I'm slowing down a bit and taking a little time to love my family, my... Continue reading
Posted Jul 26, 2015 at Causerie
"That's a cool looking tiger," the man said as I walked towards him. "Excuse me?"... Continue reading
Posted Jul 17, 2015 at Causerie
Usually after church has begun and everyone is in their seats, there's this guy who... Continue reading
Posted Jul 5, 2015 at Causerie
In a country where the open practice of Christianity is illegal, an underground church service... Continue reading
Posted Jun 21, 2015 at Causerie
"So we fix our eyes not on what is seen, but on what is unseen.... Continue reading
Posted Jun 18, 2015 at Causerie
Ms. Carolyn, you have no idea how much this means to me. Thank you.
Toggle Commented Jun 18, 2015 on Not a Real Recipe Summer Salsa at Causerie
1 reply
1 can of corn, drained 1 can of black beans, rinsed and drained A bit... Continue reading
Posted Jun 11, 2015 at Causerie
Almost every day as I go in to the building at my job, I see... Continue reading
Posted Jun 9, 2015 at Causerie