• Jan. 22nd, 2013 Eat this Book

    Now that I’m well on the road to recovery from my ridiculous thumb injury, it’s time to start talking about my One Word for 2013 – Margin. One of the things I love about this word is that it has several different meanings. Which one do you think of first? I tend to think of [ read more ]

  • Jan. 10th, 2013 Vanished by Irene Hannon

    One of the things Irene Hannon does so well is to give us a peek into the world of different types of law enforcement. In her new “Private Justice” series, she’s taken us into the world of private investigators. As it turns out, they aren’t all 100 pounds overweight, kicked back behind a massive desk, and puffing on [ read more ]

  • Jan. 8th, 2013 Living on the Edge of a Knife

    Today’s post was going to be all about margin. It still is…sort of. When I chose my One Word for 2013 , Margin seemed like the obvious choice. ( You can read about how Margin applies to my writing life over at The Write Conversation ). I knew my life needed more margin. More space to be creative, more space to be spontaneous, more space to serve, more space to just be.  I also knew [ read more ]

  • Jan. 3rd, 2013 My One Word

    Happy 2013 everybody! I hope your Christmas was extra merry and your New Year is off to a great start! I’ll be talking about my One Word for 2013 over the next few weeks, but since today is the first Thursday of the month, I’m over at The Write Conversation and  I’m focused on how my One Word applies to [ read more ]

  • Dec. 18th, 2012 When Others Have the Words

    I sent my daughter to school on Monday with the sure knowledge that, should unspeakable evil threaten, the teachers and staff at her school would do everything humanly possible to protect her. And more importantly, that my Abba remains sovereign over all. But that doesn’t mean I’ve got a handle on this. I’m no theologian. [ read more ]