Monday, October 25 2021 - 11:47 AM

Jennifer Jill Schwirzer

writes from Orlando, Florida.

Unexpected Blessing

lady driving, looking peeved

It was a heavenly day today, sun washing the not-too-hot spring air. Such days make me ask why I ever complain. Sometimes life is almost …

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My Biggest Crush

Why two of them? They were identical twins, and to love one was to love the other. Basketball player tall. Pretty-man faces. Shock of black …

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A Lesson from Suicide

In conversation with a young adult I’ll call Sophie, we talked about the suicide of a friend of hers I’ll call Tommy. “He was the …

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A Lesson From Suicide

In conversation with a young adult I’ll call Sophie, we talked about the suicide of a friend of hers I’ll call Tommy. “He was the …

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Holy Feminism

This week I’ve feasted my heart on a study of Jesus’ relationships with women. Amazing things happened inside of me. Passion rekindled. Apathy disappeared. My …

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The Mightiest Sword

On Oct. 2, 2006, Charles Carl Roberts IV barged into an Amish one-room school house in Nickel Mines, Pennsylvania brandishing a gun. His ensuing shooting …

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What Wakes Me Up

As kids my three siblings and I would wake at the crack of dawn Christmas morning, breathless with excitement to open the presents piled deep …

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