• Mar. 7th, 2013 Write Undaunted!

    Every now and then I come to a place where I need to step away from books about writing and spend some time with books about living. The crazy thing is that once I owned up to the fact that “I AM A WRITER” I found that just about everything I read has a writing [ read more ]

  • Mar. 5th, 2013 When God Doesn’t Clear the Obstacles

    One of my favorite things about reading through the Bible is finding verses that I’ve never noticed before. A few weeks ago, I found a little nugget tucked away in Exodus. The Israelites are camped out at Mt. Sinai and God is promising them that when they go into Canaan, they will be victorious. There’s [ read more ]

  • Mar. 4th, 2013 Currents :: 03-03-13

    Books: Recently read Desperate by Sarah Mae and Sally Clarkson and Undaunted by Christine Caine . Both were excellent and I highly recommend them. Stay tuned for my reviews. Writing: Thinking about entering my first 1500 words in  the Frasier contest . Terrified. Scripture: Our church is going through a Bible reading program called Eat This Book . ( You can read about it here ). Each day we read 2-4 chapters and [ read more ]

  • Feb. 27th, 2013 A Different Kind of Margin

    I have not been in a “bloggy” mood lately, which is weird for me. I love this blog. I love opening up my laptop and watching my scrambled thoughts morph into something that makes sense. At least to me. Most of the time, I have three or four blog posts ready to go, but for the [ read more ]

  • Feb. 12th, 2013 The Pinterest Perplexity

    It can’t just be me. Please say it isn’t just me. I love Pinterest! I see the those little rectangles filled with beautifully staged food, artfully arranged mantles, adorably posed children, and I think… How hard could it be? Well, I have some homemade hand soap that feels like snot, a goofy looking Valentine’s Day [ read more ]