There is so much great information out there! Sometimes abundant good advice can be hard to sort through. I don’t know about you, but my mailbox is loaded with tips on writing, grammar, blogging and marketing. It’s easy to feel saturated and a bit bloated by it all–a little like you may have felt yesterday … More Throwing Out a Lifeline
Last week I described some of the lies that have dictated my life. Those lies devastated me like physical blows to my soul. I was left feeling trampled, used, broken, dismayed, wounded, guilty and alone. Hard as I tried, I often gave way to them and believed what they shouted at me. I tried to … More Have Lies Distorted Your Life?
Once upon a time, this was my life… Some days are okay, but most are almost unbearable; like today when I am alone, feeling the weight of my decision to move on and the severity of my family’s situation. I feel extremely isolated and some days my heart hurts so badly. I can’t believe this … More The Lies We Believe
It finally happened. I have nothing to write about. Oh, I’m working on three different projects with another fifteen lined up on a waiting list, but for my blog? Zilch. Writing something simply to create a post seems so, so…lame. I long to be helpful, encouraging, informational to others, not a wielder of words for … More What Does a Real Writer Write?
Wednesday night I returned from one of the most memorable trips I’ve ever taken in my life. I spent the week in Ft. Myers, Florida with my best friend (closer than twin sisters my husband says) and her husband. They moved into their new home the night before I arrived, so you can imagine the … More What Leaves You Wonder Struck?
It happened again. This time I was getting a pedicure and chatting with the lovely woman who attempted to produce something beautiful from my calloused, beach-combing feet. The conversation naturally turned to how we each met our husbands. Her question prompted my response, “On an internet dating site,” and I grinned, waiting for the usual … More Is Online Dating Gaining Popularity?
The time has come. A little over a year ago, after hearing about the book I was writing, an author friend suggested I find an agent. I didn’t feel ready. In fact, I felt completely inadequate as a writer with so much more to learn, that while I felt encouraged by her advice, I simply … More The Dreaded Book Proposal
Our sexuality is the core of our being. So God created man in his own image, in the image of God he created him: male and female he created them. Genesis 1:27 God created us to be like Him as male and female. Those two elements, in God’s perfection, join to form one being; not … More Why Our Sexuality is Open to Attack