It’s the simple things

We love because he first loved us.   1 John 5:21 Sometimes when I read the Bible, I stop and ponder the power of certain verses, especially those that cut straight to the point, often honed to a simple truth, conveyed with very few words, like the verse above. But, when you consider the Bible is …

Things I DIDN’T think about this morning

My Monday morning thoughts… do we have any orange juice left? Remember to feed the dog… Did I just throw in a red shirt with those whites in the washer? … and tons of other tedious, mundane thoughts. Things I DIDN’T think about this morning…where can I park this car so no one will notice …

What? You wrote a book?!

Who just goes out and writes a book? Where did this come from? It’s a common question, and the one most often asked of me when I tell people “what I’ve been up to lately.” I can tell that they don’t really believe me when I tell them the crazy story –you know, the one …

Sometimes there are no words

Okay, so this is it. My first blog post about my new writing adventure and I’m terrified. You’d think that at my age, having conquered my share of “firsts” throughout my work career, I wouldn’t be so scared. But there it is. No matter how often I’ve read it written by seasoned professionals, I have …