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Tuesday, October 17, 2017
People doing impossible things . . . and maybe you’re one of them
I stared at the television trying to process what an announcer had said about the contestant on a television talent show ― two things th...
Tuesday, October 10, 2017
Out of a mildewy mess, looking for a new thing
I moved a table in my office while prepping to paint the walls and pulled out a portfolio behind it. In it, I stored watercolor painting...
Tuesday, October 3, 2017
After Las Vegas and what we do now
All too often these days, a blog post I intended to write is scratched because something happens in the world that pushes it to the side...
Tuesday, September 26, 2017
Listening for the sound of a heavy rain
Regarding my post last week about my new book contract , my friend, Rhonda wrote this (used by permission), “I feel as though I’ve seen ...
Tuesday, September 19, 2017
Some good news and what a Moose, a Chevy Nova, and Fashion have to do with each other
"Of Moose and Men , available now," the notice read on the Facebook page of my friend, Doug Peterson. I could have never imagine...
Tuesday, September 12, 2017
When you're looking for someone equal to all emergencies
As I write, my area in the south is under an unprecedented tropical storm warning and what’s left of Irma is making the pine trees in my...
Tuesday, September 5, 2017
What can happen after a flood
I awoke in the middle of the night to see lights flashing across my bedroom walls and voices sounding nearby. I went outside where a law en...
Tuesday, August 29, 2017
What waiting has to do with strength
( Edited on August 30, our friend T made it through customs early this morning our time and is now back with her sixteen children. We are ...
Tuesday, August 15, 2017
No east or west and our kin
If you were here early this morning, you may have seen a post, which has now been reverted to draft. Only up for a few minutes, there wa...
When it seems you're building sandcastles
I watched the video of the man who builds elaborate sandcastles on Long Island. He bent over his work, sculpting and refining only to ha...
Tuesday, August 8, 2017
4 a.m. and really free
When the phone rings at 4 a.m., we usually know at the preacher’s house, it’s not good news. When Jerry is chaplain of the week at a local ...
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