Jana MacDonald

Observer | Writer | Teacher

Welcome, friends. I hope you'll stay awhile.

I’m a wonderer and a wanderer, and I write to make sense of the world around me. Maybe we can figure it out together.

All you have to do is write one true sentence. Write the truest sentence that you know.  

-Ernest Hemingway

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Rooted 2020 and 2021 were largely dumpster-fire years. It all feels like a blur honestly – long, monotonous days confined to our …

We timidly walked up to the old church building, a beautiful stone edifice that has ministered on the same street corner downtown …