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godspell, again, still,  more – part four

godspell, again, still, more – part four

When your trust is all but shattered When your faith is all but killed You can give up, bitter and battered Or you can slowly start to build Lyrics, Beautiful City, Godspell I couldn’t get Noe out of my head. Suddenly the night had an entirely different meaning. As the actors took their places on stage, … Continue reading

godspell, again, still, more – part two

godspell, again, still, more – part two

Learnin’ every line and every last commandment May not help you but it couldn’t hurt First ya gotta read ’em then ya gotta heed ’em Ya never know when you’re gonna need ’em Just as old Elijah said to Jezebel You better start to learn your lessons well Lyrics, Learn Your Lessons Well, Godspell As … Continue reading

godspell, again, still, more

godspell, again, still, more

Brooke at her first performance of Godspell, a dress rehearsal* at a local theater. She is holding her Jesus doll so that he can see too.  I almost don’t want to write this. I’m afraid that somehow the words won’t be big enough or that the joy will escape before I can figure out how … Continue reading

Godspell – still

Godspell – still

Last night on Diary’s Facebook page:   I have so many things to say about this, but for now, this will have to do .. {image is a photo of Brooke studying her program for Godspell, which, thanks to a heads up from a reader for which I am ridiculously grateful, we are about to … Continue reading

godspell part two: in god

  Brooke’s Godspell Guys, getting ready to go to the play Please click HERE for the back story. I have a confession. It’s about the Godspell post. I know I promised that I’d tell you about the play. And I’m usually pretty good at keeping  my word, right? (Say right.) But here we are, over … Continue reading

godspell at bc – part one

– Three years ago, Brooke saw her beloved Godspell live for the first time. Then, just as last night, we were blessed by the generosity of a cast and crew who made their show accessible to our family by opening their dress rehearsal to us. Then, just as last night, it was nothing less than … Continue reading

godspell – part two

** I almost don’t want to write this. I’m afraid that somehow the words won’t be big enough or that the joy will escape before I can figure out how to describe it. I don’t know where to start. I don’t know how words can possibly convey the enormity of the experience. How do you … Continue reading

godspell – part one

** * The Godspell Workers Brooke, 2010 * . (C) restricted repetitive and stereotyped patterns of behavior, interests and activities, as manifested by at least two of the following: . 1. encompassing preoccupation with one or more stereotyped and restricted patterns of interest that is abnormal either in intensity or focus . – from the … Continue reading

the perfect addendum

the perfect addendum

In September of 2014, I wrote the following post. It was hard to write then and it’s hard to share now. Not because I don’t believe it to be true – I do, fervently – but because I worry that I’m not the one who should be saying it. But I am. Because this time … Continue reading