Tekoa’s Itinerary

Come see me at Revive, the largest Messianic conference. THU, JUL 4 201912:00 PM—SAT, JUL 6 201911:30 PM   “Mark your calendars for July 4-6 to enjoy fellowship, fun, worship and learning with your favorite teachers and some new faces!”    

A bit of Jade

    “Where you off to, Jade?” He looked past me kind of shy-like. I had no idea what made me spill out my next words, except for a fear of being alone and the urge to know him better. “Oh, I was just thinking about going down by Jupiter Lake and taking a stroll.  …

Elmer the Rich Man

    Elmer Chastening stood atop a bluff overlooking his vast acreage. The velvet green rolling hills cascaded into the distance.  The tall pine trees breathed in deeply and exhaled into the misty fog beneath. The thick, dense forest stretched its arms and waited patiently for maturity. But Elmer didn’t see trees. His eyes saw…

Enjoy Chapter One Of My Memoir

Chapter 1 He Will Cause you to Serve Him     My mother was urging me. “Go stand in the line, Bonnie, hurry!” I turned and looked back at the many people, young and old waiting. It was the late 1970’s, and I was wearing a long maxi dress. The brightly colored flowers were bursting…

Walter the Homeless Man

“Um, it’s a cat dad, can I keep it?”  Benjamin’s voice was trembling, and so were his fingers as he reached for a bowl and began pouring some milk into it. Ben could smell the liquor on his father’s breath as he continued to provoke him. “You think I got money to spare so you…

A Little Bit of Jade!

Mama opened the can of salmon and dumped it into a glass bowl.  She began to take a fork and dig out all the bones and brown pieces and toss them back into the can; the can had a picture of a large fish smiling up at me.  “Girl, go get me an egg out…

Walter: what some readers had to say about the book…

Walter: What one reader had to say! Format: Paperback As someone who lost my first wife to cancer when she was 42, leaving me with two young children to raise on my own, I think I relate to this story all too well. As good stories go, each character in “Walter: The Homeless Man” is so…

Walter, Chapter #1

­­ Walter Kendal lay beside the tree stump, his head resting behind his arms in a heap of fall evergreens trees towered and hid the horizon. The woods were faintly dark with slivers of light and yet softly still, except for the occasional rustling of foliage falling to the earth, and the soft cooing sound…