Revisiting Lighting the Tree

When I first began my career as an author, I wrote Lighting the Tree which my publisher released for Christmas. After a few years, I received my rights back and republished it. This short story has garnered many great reviews … Continue reading

“Counting Spider Legs on the Wall…”

The title above should be sung to the old song by the Statler Brothers, “Counting Flowers on the Wall.” This courtesy of my laughing daughter after I relayed how my morning began. Last night was one of my sleepless nights. … Continue reading

Christmas Tinsel & Rock ‘n Roll Shoes

I remember Christmases in Dutch Hollow as family time. On Christmas Eve, several of my aunts, uncles, and cousins would join us in the house where we lived with my grandparents. The tree was nothing like the thick trees you … Continue reading

A Look Back at 2014

2014 was a year with many things I wish weren’t part of my memories, but also many, many more which brought happiness. Since I choose to look at the positives rather than the negatives, I feel as if God blessed … Continue reading

Merry Christmas!!

Over the past two months, so much has happened. An unexpected illness in the family and with friends has sent me to my knees in prayer. Always, always, God listens and He responds. He turns bad situations into good blessings … Continue reading