End of National Poetry Month

The end of National Poetry Month is tomorrow. Writing poetry every day with several friends this month has brightened my life. I have hardly missed a day of writing all year, but writing with friends is so much more enjoyable. Have you been writing poetry this April? Would you like to share? I’d love to … Continue reading End of National Poetry Month

Link to Dazed Starling Unbound

The Dazed Starling Unbound: Nested is out! Yay! Placing in their contest was amazing! But when they asked for more, I was thrilled to submit. I am humbled and grateful they have published three of my poems in this once-a-year magazine from my alma mater, California Baptist University. Here is the link to the online … Continue reading Link to Dazed Starling Unbound

Write Poetry with Me

Tomorrow is the start of National Poetry Writing Month (NaPoWriMo), so I’m getting this post out early. As usual, I am taking up the challenge. Last year was the starting point for a series of books I’ve been writing called A Poetic Journey. The sixth book is in the writing stages now. Each book comprises … Continue reading Write Poetry with Me

Writing Well

Today, while checking out writing sites, I ran across one for writing contests and the copy was full of spelling errors. Ugh! Let’s be professional people, so you will be taken seriously. Writing full-time or as a part-timer takes practice like any other art form. Creativity comes naturally to some, but even if you write … Continue reading Writing Well

Surprise!

I don't know about you, but I love surprises! My hubby's birth mom turned 80 on February 11th. For several weeks, we planned and schemed with his five siblings in the Chicago area and Ohio about a surprise party for Mama Penny. We flew into Chicago, late on Tuesday the 8th, from California. The next … Continue reading Surprise!

Psalm 139

An excerpt from my book Psalm 139: A 10-Day Devotional.Day 1You Know Me O Lord, You have searched me, and You know me.You know when I sit and when I rise;You perceive my thoughts from afar.You discern my going out and my lying down;You are familiar with all my ways. (NIV ®) God knows me. … Continue reading Psalm 139