A Christmas angel
A young mother had chills when I recently shared my dad's angel story, inspiring me to share it with you.
A snowy day at the University of B.C.
I got the call at about 2 a.m. on Christmas Eve day. I told no one about my secret mission of mercy.
Inspiring reading with a message of hope
Julian of Norwich (ca 1342-1416) is believed to be the first woman author in the English language. Revelations of Divine Love, or Showings, contains her visions of a “powerfully inclusive spirituality that is still radical now.” Julian comes alive again in Ralph Milton’s inspiring historical novel, Julian’s Cell.
Celebrating Advent with Mary, Joseph, and Faithful
As a child, I loved when Christmas was coming. Can we reconnect with that joy as busy, stressed adults? Advent may help. This is also the story of my road back to church, aided by one or two dead women.
Irene Plett is a writer, poet and animal lover living in South Surrey, British Columbia, Canada.