Worthy Words (Book Quote 1)

Sometimes I can hear my bones straining under the weight of all the lives I am not living. Novel:  Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close Arthur:  Jonathan Safran Foer *The first time I read this quote it gave me chills, literally - such a profound statement.  Have you ever felt like this?  If so, share your…

Purple Sunday: Richard and Mike

Richard told Mike to meet him at 3pm right behind the old barnyard. That had been their meeting spot since they were kids. But when he pulled up, five minutes late, he is surprised to see that Mike hasn’t made it yet. “Where could he be?” Richard asks himself.   Impatiently, he grabs his phone and…

Monthly Mantra – July 2017

In the spirit of independence, I ask, who or what do you need emancipation from?  Freedom isn't an abstract notion, and it does come at a cost. I release the strongholds of shame, guilt, and fear. I walk in righteousness, free of condemnation.   Keeping in the theme of freedom, check out my poem, My…

Unique Blog Award

Well Guys, I have been nominated by Charlotte White of Poetic Bliss for the Unique Blog Award.  Not only is this a tremendous honor but this is my second nomination by Charlotte - she totally rocks! I was first introduced to Charlotte through her warm support of my serial fiction piece He Listens.  I grew…

Liebster Blog Award

I was nominated for the Liebster Blog Award by Elsie Hagley of Ramblings of a Writer. Thanks so much Elsie, this is truly an honor! Here Are The Rules -Acknowledge the blog that nominated you, and display the award. -Answer the 11 questions the blogger gives you. -Give 11 random facts about yourself. -Nominate 11…