Writing Communities

Writing Communities

I’m just coming off of two solid weeks without a phone or internet. What an ordeal! I felt as if my right arm had been cut off. LOL! The phone outage was a definite inconvenience, but it was the internet that was really tough to go without. It wasn’t...
Restoring America’s Greatness

Restoring America’s Greatness

On this Independence Day, I thought it appropriate to share about the slogan: “Making America Great Again”. To do that, perhaps we need to understand the origin of that greatness. America’s greatness has little to do with foreign policies, healthcare,...
Let Go and Let God

Let Go and Let God

I love the message in Carrie Underwood’s popular song, Jesus Take the Wheel. The lyrics are a potent reminder that we are totally dependent on God’s grace and mercy. I touch on this in my Prairie Sky Series as my characters face trials, tragedy, and tests of...
Sowing Seeds of Hope

Sowing Seeds of Hope

When you look at the above photo, what do you see? Many see tilled earth on an empty garden plot. I see hope, promise. Consistent rains this spring resulted in a late start with not only field crops but our garden as well. Though you can’t see the array of seeds...
The Power of Story

The Power of Story

Over the weekend, my husband and I went to see the movie, Breakthrough. It was an amazing true story of a fourteen-year-old Missouri boy who fell through the ice and was without vital signs for a full hour. While his mother prayed for the Lord to breathe life back...