Many of you have been waiting…(drum roll) 🙂 I’m thrilled to announce: The Miracle of Us: Confessions of an Online Dater is soon to be released! This four year writing project has taken many twists and turns along the journey, but at last, the ultimate love story will be released on February 7, 2014 in … More IT’S FINALLY HERE!
I appreciate my readers and followers all over the world. Thank you for choosing to be here with me. Here’s an excerpt: A San Francisco cable car holds 60 people. This blog was viewed about 2,600 times in 2013. If it were a cable car, it would take about 43 trips to carry that many … More 2013 in Review – THANK YOU!
A few weeks ago, I had a wonderful conversation with my eldest son. During the course of our discussion, he made two comments in relation to life and career: If you are unwilling to experience discomfort, you will not experience success. and It’s okay if I keep failing as a result of trying to grow. … More Failing to Grow
I don’t have anything great or inspiring to write today. But, then I thought about all of you who read and follow my blog. Those who have commented either online or in person or email with such encouragement and consideration. I understand how many blogs there are out there, and the time it takes to … More A Thankful Heart
If a picture is worth a thousand words, how much is a titled one worth? This week while browsing some published author sites, I hovered over a picture on a particular site. The author was huddled with someone in an interesting setting, and I hoped to be enlightened as to the identity of both the … More A Little Tip With a Big Difference
I just read a blog post by Jeff Goins that challenged writers to believe we are a writer when we say we are. I love that! Last April I attended Mount Hermon Christian Writers Conference for the first time. I was terrified, but I wanted to write since I was a kid. Attending the conference … More What Makes a Writer a Writer?
So, I just finished reading Donald Miller’s book A Million Miles in a Thousand Years and his words still reverberate through my mind at various times through my day. (I highly recommend the book which you can check out at http://www.donaldmillerwords.com ). In his book, he talks about the process of making one of his … More Conflict Makes a Story…Immigration Part 3