The Wicked Heart of Man

The Wicked Heart of Man

My heart was broken Sunday as I heard the news of the shooting at the First Baptist church in Sutherland Springs, TX. Nothing prepares you for that news, so I can’t even fathom what the…

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NaNoWriMo Time Again!

Nanowrimo

It’s that time of year again folks! It’s time for NaNoWriMo! If you’d like more information about NaNoWriMo, you can go to their website HERE. The full name is National Novel Writing Month, and that…

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The First Time I Saw Him


This is a free verse poem/spoken word piece I wrote today. I hope it comes across in reading the way I want it to. Enjoy. The First Time I Saw Him Everything changes when he…

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Be A Tree


Do you ever look at a tree and wonder about all the things it’s seen? I do. We have a large tree outside of our living room window and I often look at it and…

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The Great Agony

the agony of Jesus

This morning I’ve been dwelling on one of the most agonizing moments in history. The moment when Jesus prayed in the Garden of Gethsemane. We read about it and we may appreciate it for a…

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My Grandmother’s Orchard

my grandmothers orchard

My grandmother had one of the largest orchards I’ve ever seen. You could just stand and inspect at all the different fruits for hours. I know some of my family reading this are probably thinking…

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My Writer’s Manifesto


Today I’m bringing you my Manifesto. The reasons I write. This IS ME. My Writer’s Manifesto My tagline says “I write in the dark, to bring faith to light” it’s both literal and figurative. I enjoy…

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The Business of Writing

Business of Writing

When you think about writers what enters your mind? Maybe you see someone sitting at a typewriter, (yes I dated myself there), with wads of paper thrown around the room. Or maybe you think about…

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How To Fix A Bad Day

how to fix a bad day

Imagine it, you’re having a bad day, maybe you’re running late, spilled your coffee, and nothing is going right. No, this has nothing to do with today being Monday. It does have everything to do…

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Place Me On The Potter’s Wheel

Potter's Wheel

I’ve always been fascinated by potter’s wheels. I don’t know what it is. Maybe its the way the clay just bends and shapes so easily. It’s so amazing to watch a lump of clay turn…

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The Truth Will Stand When The World Is Burning

truth

The truth will stand when the world is burning. I worked with a lady who used that phrase often. The first time I heard it, I thought about it. You know how it is, there…

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Saturday Morning Coffee Chat

coffee chat

Good morning! I hope you are doing well this Saturday morning. I just wanted to hang out with you guys this morning and see what’s going on. Grab your coffee and let’s chat. Yesterday morning…

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It’s Not The End

It's Not The End

I’m sure a lot of you have heard the saying, “When you reach the end of your rope, tie a knot in it and hang on.”  I’ve heard it for the most of my life….

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Humanity Hinged On Three Days

Humanity Hinged On Three Days

Before I get started I wanted to share with you that I will be guest posting on a blog soon.  There is a young man named Michael Jaymes and he has invited me to post…

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I’m A Wretched Writer

wretched writer

Being a writer is harder than it sounds. Since December I’ve had a hard time getting into my writing.  I blamed the holidays at first. You know all the hoopla that goes on with that….

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