An “Angry” Message

Tonight I am working on a story for the Reaching for Rain podcast. The story is called Wyatt’s Rain. It is a story about a young man who becomes very angry and bitter. He is having trouble finding a way to express his anger without hurting someone he cares about. He eventually finds hope by creatingContinue reading “An “Angry” Message”

Uncluttered Part 9: Failure Leads to Wisdom

I am working on a writing project called Sifting Through the Sands of Failure with my husband. During our discussion over various topics that would fit in this project, we discovered an continuous theme in each one…consequences of failure lead to wisdom. I want to briefly share a few thoughts from a recent reflection on ourContinue reading “Uncluttered Part 9: Failure Leads to Wisdom”

Mama’s Legacy

“When I grow up I want to be like you,” said many a child to their mother. I can say that for certain, because my mom is amazing. She isn’t just my mom, she is mom to many others as well. She is also a sister to the ladies who are not her own andContinue reading “Mama’s Legacy”

Morning

Morning draws me to You Seeking Your face Seeking Your presence Thankful for Your grace. Morning draws me to You Bringing You my heart Bringing You my praise Thankful for a fresh start. Morning draws me to You Listening at Your feet Listening for Your instruction Thankful that it’s You who makes me complete. ThankContinue reading “Morning”

When a Nation Prays Together

When a nation prays together What differences would we see? There would be more love And less focus on what separates you from me. When a nation prays together What would happen to each child? There would be less violence And more hopeful, cheerful smiles. When a nation prays together, How many prisons would seizeContinue reading “When a Nation Prays Together”