the world’s still weary.

By Kathy Escobar / November 23, 2022 / 0 Comments

Time is the strangest thing and when A Weary World: Reflections for a Blue Christmas came out in 2020, we were in the height of the pandemic before vaccinations and […]

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how to survive losing a child.

By Kathy Escobar / October 3, 2022 / 12 Comments

October is here, the leaves are beautiful, and there’s a big aching pit in my stomach. On October 28th, it’ll be 3 years since Jared died. 3 years? It feels […]

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roe v. wade: the great backslide will not take us in it.

By Kathy Escobar / June 27, 2022 / 1 Comment

A few nights ago Jose and I were overseas visiting our daughter, an army dentist. We had a long conversation about misogyny, patriarchy, power, and the realities women face just […]

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hope prevails and humans are incredible.

By Kathy Escobar / January 1, 2022 / 4 Comments

Oh 2022, I think we’re all a bit scared of you….but this morning as I crawl out of bed to a yard blanketed with desperately needed snow (and a trampoline […]

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a thing (or 5) about narcissism

By Kathy Escobar / November 17, 2021 / 0 Comments

This week’s episode of Soul + Practice, the new podcast my friend Phyllis Mathis and I finally launched this Fall after a 2 1/2 year delay, is called “Narcissists.” Our […]

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“You can’t change the world, but you can change someone’s world” – Jared Luke Escobar, 11/11/99 ~ 10/28/19

By Kathy Escobar / October 27, 2021 / 3 Comments

Two years ago tomorrow our wild and beautiful Jared left this earth. There truly are no words to describe the feeling of the depth of this loss, and as we […]

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we suck at interdependence.

By Kathy Escobar / August 27, 2021 / 1 Comment

I have been thinking a lot about the state of the United States of America right now. Of the reality of Delta variant raging through our country, with 1,000+ deaths […]

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a both/and july 4th

By Kathy Escobar / July 4, 2021 / 2 Comments

Oh, July 4th! It used to be a holiday that I didn’t think much about. While over the years I began to question it’s meaning, I’ll admit, the past 4+ […]

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crawling through mother’s day

By Kathy Escobar / May 8, 2021 / 4 Comments

It’s been a long time since I’ve written anything here, and I haven’t had much room for social media, either, as I transitioned back from a 3 month sabbatical April […]

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By Kathy Escobar / December 31, 2020 / 1 Comment

When Faith Shift entered into the world in 2014 (!) I had a few core things I wanted to communicate—that we weren’t crazy and were weren’t alone in our faith […]

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