I’ve used the words of Margaret Becker to start my blog because every time I hear this song the words move me to do some soul-searching. (chorus removed twice) Look Me in the Eye I found a letter I wrote to You In the bottom of the drawer Simple words, simple point of view That […]Read More
In the age of social media, how important are Twitter followers to what you are trying to accomplish? Personally, I’m trying to build my literary platform, to find readers who are interested in my content. Most literary agents won’t even consider representation without a substantial amount of name recognition. That makes sense—if no one knows […]Read More
Whatever your hand finds to do, do it with your might; for there is no work or device or knowledge or wisdom in the grave where you are going. Ecclesiastes 9:10 Lack of time is a major hindrance to discovering our talents and something that cannot necessarily change simply because we want it to. Effort, on […]Read More
More times than not, when we hear the word season, we think of the time of year. Especially for those of us who live where there are four specific seasons. Now depending on where you live, you could be enjoying the new life and growth that comes with spring. Warmth, increasing amounts of daylight and […]Read More
Life can be hard . . . even leading through puddles at times. About five years ago, my husband, Ron, and I decided to climb Mt. Monadnock in New Hampshire. He had climbed it with a group of friends at the age of 26 and knew I would love it. As soon as we filled […]Read More
It’s a bit cold to be sitting in my tree-house this morning, but as I think about what to write, I notice my view has changed. Trees are down, some blocking my path and others are no longer standing next to the stream. There are even more snapped limbs, a few still dangling precariously above. […]Read More
It’s of utmost importance that we share the Gospel of Jesus Christ with those around us. This is not always easy, but Pro 11:30 tells us, "The fruit of the righteous is a tree of life; and he that wins souls is wise." My desire, with this blog, and through my book, is to give you tools that will help you live out your salvation and encourage you to find ways to share your faith. Using creative outlets is a great way to open doors of communication, often presenting opportunities to witness.