For some time, I have been searching for a small house or a 2-3 bedroom condo. I desire to move to a place that I can call my own. I live in temporary housing now-rental property. Home is where the heart is. Well, my heart is not in this house. I can’t paint the walls…… Continue reading A Place Called Home
I remember reading a lot when I was a young girl. Books were my friends. I grew up in a large family. My mom gave birth to twelve children. Only ten of us lived to become adults. Even though my siblings were always around, I felt alone. Maybe that was because I was the youngest…… Continue reading Books Are My Friends
On yesterday as I started to prepare dinner, I realized I didn’t know where the pepper was and all I could remember was my grandson wanting pepper on his fries. I was making steak and potatoes for dinner and I had already placed the other seasonings on the steak. I had sliced my onion…… Continue reading I Found the Pepper!
You lived a full life and you left here on October 6, 2010. I know you struggled with some pain during the last few weeks of your life. On the last day of your life I was there as you took those last few breaths. I tried to sing ‘Amazing Grace’ to you. I never could…… Continue reading Dear Mama,
Corrie ten Boom was a remarkable Christian who survived the holocaust. She once said, “Don’t bother to give God instructions, just report for duty.” Prayer is an important part of a Christian’s life. My spiritual leader emphasized prayer. My church hold prayer services on Wednesday nights. In addition, we encouraged to pray before every service.…… Continue reading Report for Duty
Most of my writing is done in my living-room. At times, I will write first drafts in longhand. The ideas seem to flow more freely. Then, I use my laptop or a tablet. For a while, I was using only the laptop to post on my blog. All of a sudden the cord on my…… Continue reading Space to Write
Someday, I am going to invest in a navigation system for my vehicle. Here’s why… Several years ago, I was searching for a teaching position in another county. I received a call from a school district to interview for a job teaching middle school science. I was not familiar with that particular area in my…… Continue reading Recognizing When You Are Going the Wrong Way