The Editor

As a writer I am always looking for an editor.  Sometimes it’s a friend, a sister or my husband.  When I’m really in a pinch…it ends up being me.  Thank God for spell check! Being my own editor is a bad thing. It makes no difference how grammatically affluent I am or how many words […]

Walking Towards Redemption

As we march through Holy Week to Easter Sunday, it occurs to me that our lives are aptly named a journey – just like the path Jesus took to the cross. Each day of Jesus’s life led him to the day he saved the world. For God so loved the world, that he gave his […]

Putting the Past behind Us

We all know those people who dwell on who did what, when and where to them years ago and they still haven’t gotten over it.  Many of us say ‘hi’ to those people in the mirror every day. This is a subject that never gets old because using the past as an excuse is like […]

Choosing

Wednesday morning I did something that I never get to do…I sat on the couch drinking coffee and watched Kelly & Michael.  Oooooh!  It was fabulous! Emma Thompson was featured and she was talking about her new movie, Saving Mr. Banks, where she plays this nasty woman who is hateful to just about everyone she […]

Skin Deep

How many times have you looked in the mirror with a critical eye and complained about the negative attributes staring back at you?  You know what I’m talking about…those crow’s feet, lines, blemishes and hair (all in the wrong places)! And don’t even get me started on the constant nitpicking I have a propensity to […]

The Beautiful Gift

The beach is a piece of heaven that Lee and I like to enjoy at least once a year.  Sadly, the past few years have not afforded us the time to take advantage of a sand and surf vacation.  However, recently we were told that Lee’s company was shutting down for the week of the […]