Christian Fiction Revisited

Posted by on Nov 10, 2011 in Blog
Christian Fiction Revisited

It’s officially Autumn. The nights are cold. In the morning my breath comes in cloudy puffs as I start the car–and don’t get me started about the pine needles the kids and dogs track into the house. This time of year drives me indoors, looking for a sweater and good book to snuggle with. But, […]

Seattle’s Spring Tease

Posted by on May 20, 2011 in Blog
Seattle’s Spring Tease

Does anyone appreciate the sunshine more than those of us living in the land of slow rain and gloomy skies? I’m a dyed in the wool Seattle girl. I’ve been here since I was small with a few short stints in other states. I love the rain and the green. All winter I slosh around […]

Straw Hat

Posted by on Apr 18, 2011 in Blog
Straw Hat

I have a wide brimmed hat I use to shade my face from the sun. It has small holes in a decorative pattern which allow me a view the world when I place the hat over my face for a rest. Lying on my blanket with the grass tickling my feet, I’m reminded of a […]

Trying Out His Tough Shoes

Posted by on Apr 21, 2010 in Blog
Trying Out His Tough Shoes

I have the worry, privilege and joy of day by day watching a boy becoming a man. In the home I grew up in there were only girls. We had dance, gymnastics, candles, flowers and perfumes, but from my first year of high school on, it was only girls. I never thought about it then, […]

Not My Own, But a Start

Posted by on Apr 21, 2010 in Blog
Not My Own, But a Start

He ate and drank the precious words, His spirit grew robust; He knew no more that he was poor, Nor that his frame was dust. He danced along the dingy days, And this bequest of wings Was but a book — What liberty A loosened spirit brings!   -Emily Dickinson