In January of my senior year in high school, the house fire that took our home took everything; pictures, clothes, special mementos, and all of the writing I had ever put on paper. At last count, I had written eighty-one poems and song lyrics, as well as the first few chapters and plot lines of … Continue reading Closed Doors; Open Doors
I love summer and reading; and I do mean together. I was so disappointed all those years that there was no summer reading program at the local library for adults, when I took my then young children to sign up for it. Several years later, as my youngest was almost out of high school, I … Continue reading Another New Season!
My family had been through several tough seasons in our lives in the couple of years before Roy and I got married. My maternal grandmother, Mamaw Holley, had a stroke, and although she got some use back she needed help for a lot of things. Our home burned to the ground destroying everything in it. … Continue reading His Name is Roy – part 2- Our Wedding
I apologize! I told you that I would post next more about coping with some of the challenges I face to get things done that need to be done. I have that post almost completed; editing remains. I took part in a Blog Hop with some writer friends, and mine was due yesterday! I’m sorry … Continue reading Blog Hop Tour
I mess up sometimes. The problem, I thought one day, is when others see and know I mess up. Then I realized that was just pride talking. It is embarrassing when I mess up; embarrassing to me if to no one else. But humility says, “Yes, I messed up again. I veered off the path … Continue reading God’s Mercy and Grace Is New Every Morning!
I finally got some of my Christmas decorating done. This is a process for me. I take my time and think it through, and maybe even change it around. I may add to, or take away from what I have put out. Bringing in nature items from outside is one way I love to decorate. … Continue reading The Deep Breath of Satisfaction
It’s that time, again. For Christians, this is the special time we take to focus on the birth of Jesus Christ, the one and only begotten Son of God. Our churches usually hold some sort of Christmas program focused on Jesus. A lot of us have a more charitable heart toward those who don’t have … Continue reading Decorating for Christmas
This is my first post on my new blog! I actually had a message that was for my "first post," but it just kind of vanished. This is my first attempt at blogging, so I'm sure through the process of learning, I will make a few mistakes. Hopefully I can correct them before I post them, … Continue reading Hello There!