Superman Ice Cream

Her eyebrows looked like two worms– bait worthy for catching trout, and her smile was like a bag of marshmallows—soft and gooey, sweet even. I couldn’t stop watching her piercing green eyes that made it hard to notice the other pieces of her collected self. A hat would have helped the frizzy hair, but for…

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.  …

Boot Camp

~Memoir~ Chapter 5 Boot Camp It seemed like it only took months for my sickness to progress into a total meltdown. I felt depleted of every ounce of strength, like wafting wet paper I floated along drained. It was a weekday in winter, and the chill was all around me. I could smell death and…

Blackberry Jam

You see the person you loved, The one that loved you back. They’ve quoted the same book and sat in the same pew. You know– the right seats. The ones up close where the “important” people sit. What happened? They smile a plastic drawn on mess as you pass. No whispered hellos. Is there still…

LifeHouse is Filled With Miracles

    Albert Einstein once said, “There are two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle.” I want to share with you a ministry that is running on miracles, one miracle after another. Lifehouse is injected with so much faith…

Kentucky Book Fair

I have been trying to get caught up with blogs, book chapters, and marketing eBooks. Shortly after the Kentucky Book fair I went to stay at my son’s home for a couple weeks and recuperated after a minor surgery. Before I knew it Thanksgiving had come and gone. So I am just now getting a…

Cherry Trees in Winter

For the past few months the very word “cherry tree blossom” has been magnified in my spirit. It all started back in November or December while watching a movie called “Saving Mr. Banks.”  This film is about the author of Mary Poppins and how her children’s classics came about. Although the author is quite cantankerous…