At the beginning of the summer of 1980, we packed up a moving truck and started on our journey from South Dakota to New Jersey. This was the third cross country move in the span of a couple of years. Our arrival was met with […]
Lying in bed in a new place, in the dark, with the thunder booming and lightning flashing, was a bit frightening. Eventually I fell asleep and must have felt much better by morning.
About five years ago on my old blog I had a series called Memoir Monday, where I shared snippets from my life. My plan is to revise them and share here either weekly or every other week. I’m calling the series Tell a Memory Tuesday. […]
GLORY Glory is the prompt word for Day 20 of #write28days. It makes me think of brilliance or radiance, and of course, my thoughts went to God. Then I heard in my head the voice of John Michael Talbot singing the words – the […]
What do you suppose the world would be like if there were no colors or light or water or resources of any kind? Let’s explore that idea.
The Ugly Duckling thought he was ugly, because he was different from the others. He was really a swan. There are no ugly ducklings.
SIMMER The word for Day 4 of #write28days is simmer. Yesterday the word was glow, and my title hinted about shining with light from above. In Matthew, the first New Testament book, he tells us to let our lights shine. You may […]
Strive is the word prompt for Day 2 of #write28days. We all are striving for something. Whether it be to lose weight, write a book, save a marriage, care for a sick family member, or for anything else, we all are putting forth effort. But […]
What does it mean to be a well-rounded, whole person? I’m sure I don’t have all the answers, but I think it includes a relationship with God.
HELP FROM GOD The word prompt for Day 22 is help. My first thoughts went to this verse in Psalms: Psalm 121:2 (CSB) My help comes from the Lord, the Maker of heaven and earth. In my art, my writing and everything […]