Yay, God!

It's funny, I'm a writer, and yet I don't know exactly how to write what I'm going to attempt to write. So, I ask the Lord to help me brag on Him just a moment. In 2007, I met a woman at a small writer's conference here in Topeka who confessed to me that her … Continue reading Yay, God!

Happy New Year

Forty minutes before our midnight hour as I write this. Hubs is sound asleep, the children are all at their friends, the black-eyed peas are waiting to be cooked and I'm taking a break from writing for just a short moment. I wanted to share with you that I have my word for 2014 FOCUS, … Continue reading Happy New Year

Taking it Down

I hope y'all enjoyed the 24 Days of Christmas. I had so much fun reading all of the special memories from some of my favorite authors.And the pictures, I loved seeing pieces of their Christmas too. I can't wait to do it again next year, Lord willing. I used to get depressed during the holidays. … Continue reading Taking it Down

Taking Every Thought Captive

I am typically a very shy, very introverted person. Most writers are. We like our caves. We like characters so we can manipulate their lives the way we wish without having to deal with a bunch of drama. So, I guess it's no surprise that my people skills are thoroughly lacking. Okay, well let's just … Continue reading Taking Every Thought Captive

Too busy? How do you think they feel?

A few years ago I was a membership chair for a large writer's group. One of the questions on the membership renewal form was are you interested in volunteering? If so, how? Once I received an answer that gave me pause, and then I became offended, then down right angry. I realize know that the … Continue reading Too busy? How do you think they feel?

January 2nd

On Writing A few of my writer friends decided they wanted to do a NaNoWriMo sort of thing in January. We could work on something we already started on or start something new. I'm opting for revising what I started for Nano and then finishing up the word count I need to finish the book. … Continue reading January 2nd

Prayer Walk Ramblings

Last Sunday, after a beautiful praise and worship service our church, Imago Dei, dispersed. We set out on a prayer walk, some of us went out in pairs, others sat on the corner and played music, while others went off on their own. Hubs and I went off by ourselves. We began with a very … Continue reading Prayer Walk Ramblings