Nothing Is Wasted

My family has been through some things (especially in the last eighteen months or so) that I can tend to wish would never have happened. (I’m still uncomfortable talking about them anywhere, so be warned that this post is going to be a bit vague. 😉 ) The “things” keep coming back now and then … More Nothing Is Wasted

Made Me Think

It’s been a weird week away from this blog. Definitely not one I would ask for again. There have been some good things about it, though. Like sweet family gatherings, music that absolutely feeds my soul and brings me close to God, and an Oreo ice cream sandwich that was (not surprisingly) quite amazing. Like, … More Made Me Think

Leave Room for God

As I was pondering what to write about today (and praying about it too), I read today’s devotional and knew it was something I needed to share with you. It applies to life and writing both. 😉 “As servants of God, we must learn to make room for Him— to give God “elbow room.” We … More Leave Room for God

Let’s Review

Just less than an hour left until the new year! Can you believe it? And are you excited?!! For the last couple of days, I’ve been thinking about goals for next year, looking forward to starting a new devotional, and just today I set a new reading goal on Goodreads. But before the new year … More Let’s Review

Translation

I was just thinking about how I’m not a hugger. I don’t hate hugs, but I also don’t “get” them. It means much more to me for someone to make eye contact, smile, and ask me what I think about the message of The Wizard of Oz and if the book or the movie was … More Translation