March 23, 2015
Certain stories come into your life, and because of the way they come, or the timing of the moment, or because of what they speak to you when they do arrive, they become a part of your soul-library—books that both shape and reflect who you are as... READ MORE
March 20, 2015
I have a good friend, Jim Horsley, who once said, "When your memories exceed your dreams, you are headed for the grave." In other words, your best days are ahead. Living with this mindset is really the only way to truly live.
Jim, whom I greatly... READ MORE
March 18, 2015
In honor of my mother. She left this earth fourteen years ago but she never left my heart. Residing in Heaven, her fragrance and her undeniable beauty…remain. I love you, Mom. Thank you for loving me.
At six years old, my youngest son was free... READ MORE
March 16, 2015
I didn't know if I could outrun the hornets, but with every fiber of my being I sure hoped I could.
It was about a sixty-yard dash to the pickup across open pasture. But the terror of the swarm filled my adolescent heart with determination... READ MORE