I Believe in the Power of Prayer

Dear Father, I believe in the power of prayer, so here I sit at the foot of Your Throne this morning with my cup of tea and a troubled heart. You know what is on my mind, but I need … Continue reading

Milkweed, Potatoes, and Faith

Looking through my window this morning, I saw the milkweed plant growing in the corner of the garden. This brought a pleasant memory of my mom. When I was young, none of my friends would hold my hand because I … Continue reading

May 20, 2015 – Love

“Some say love, it is a river, that drowns the tender reed Some say love, it is a razor, that leaves your soul to bleed Some say love, it is a hunger, an endless aching need I say love, it … Continue reading

Footprints in the Snow

This morning I’m sitting here watching the snowflakes flitter in front of the windows, painting the tree branches like icing, frosting the rooftops, blanketing the ground. There’s something about snow that makes my heart happy. The snow is white, pristine, … Continue reading


As an author, I’ve experienced moments when I want to give up because of doubt, fear of failure, and even fear of success. The work is difficult. Some days each word is pulled from my mind with extreme effort. We’re … Continue reading