"Wrestling with God" book with Barbara Falconer Newhall

Wrestling with God: Stories of Doubt and Faith

"Any seeker of any faith will be blessed to read the words of this fine author and observer."

Publishers Weekly, starred review

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The Windmills of Mason County — Blight or Art?

Wind turbine at Lake Winds, Mason County Michigan, with red shed, house and truck. Photo by BF Newhall

A misty day in Mason County, Michigan, at the end of May, 2013. Photo by BF Newhall

By Barbara Falconer Newhall

I grabbed my camera and jumped into my cousin Jeanie’s car. We were going to chase some windmills. [Read more…]


Impermanence: Everything Changes — And So Can I

A limb splits off from a live oak tree in San Francisco Bay Area. Photo by BF Newhall

A limb split from a live oak tree in our canyon during a storm. Photo by BF Newhall.

By Barbara Falconer Newhall

Impermanence. It’s a helpful, if not always comfortable, idea. Everything changes. It just does.

Sometimes change is a good thing:

  • My son Peter is engaged to be married. He’s not my cute little kid [Read more…]