Helping you create a healthier family life from the inside out

Lamping Up the Corners

When I was young, my parents converted the attic of our A-frame house into a master bedroom. When the empty-nest years came, they moved into a new home and I took over the house and the attic....

What’s Your Apple?

Long before Steve Jobs brought this fruit to the center of everyone’s vocabulary, another apple changed man (and woman) forever.   One of the things I love about the Scriptures is that they are...

Riddle Me This, Mother

A man was walking hurriedly through a dense wood, a satchel cradled gently in his arms, when he came upon a fearsome creature blocking his path—a great sphinx.“Let me pass,” beseeched the man...

Dying of Thirst

There’s a water wars going on out there.  Zyphyrhills, Aquafina, Dasani, Nestle, Evian, Fiji, SmartWater, not to mention the countless other no-name brands. What’s the big deal?  I mean, come on....

Silver Anniversary Vow Renewal

Russ and I celebrated our Silver Wedding Anniversary on Sunday, May 21, 2017 by renewing our vows at our home with friends and family.

Amaranthine: The Unfading Devotion of God

Silly, silly girls. Running, running after love. Your Lover already cherishes you. What more can others give?   Their words are honey. Their eyes are heated. Their arms are sinewy. But their...

“What are ya’? Blind?”

About five years ago my vision started to go a little wonky. First, I noticed that the fine print on many of the food packages I was reading was getting a little blurred. It all cleared up if I just...

Twelve Years at a Time

This is a reprint from Slices of Life published in 2010. Though my son Tristan is three years older, five inches taller, and 60 pound heavier, things haven't changed all that much. I read the caller...

“I’m So Confused!”

or Why the French/Latin/German (and Everyone Else) Hate English (Part 2 of 3) English is a crazy language. There is no egg in eggplant, nor ham in hamburger; neither apple nor pine in pineapple....

What’s Your Superpower?

I am raising a child with autism, another with brain integration issues, and a third that’s gifted. Sometimes I envy Doctor Octopus (Spiderman’s nemesis). It might be nice to have a few more arms....

Books by Kim Pullen

The Intimacy Manifesto (Non-Fiction)

Intimacy ≠ Sex. But even the most spiritually-minded equate them. Or we think intimacy is reserved for marriage. We couldn’t be more wrong!

Intimacy is so essential to all our meaningful relationships, we can’t have a healthy relationship without it.

It’s time to redefine intimacy and commit yourself to deep, meaningful relationships with God and a circle of safe others.

The Chasm Crosser (Fiction)

The greatest story ever told through fresh eyes—a mysterious bridge builder appears promising to span the great chasm, but his bold claims put him in opposition to the authorities.

A reluctant farmer and his wife must decide: is the man a self-deceived lunatic, a master con artist, or is the only one who can reunite the people of the valley to their king?

Water for the Wound (Poetry)

We all have a wound. In our humanity, we try to hide it, deny it, or disguise it. But when we are alone and the noise of the world has stilled, the relentless pain demands attention. It cries out for relief.

This is collection of poems calls you to lift your hands to the rain, lift your voice to the Son, and lift your heart to the one who provides Water for the Wound.

God Saves Marriages

Kim Pullen’s shares she and her husband’s victorious story over co-dependency and sexual sin.

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