Plate Spinning

Projects. How many spinning plates are you holding? Sometimes, I think I have too many, but I tire of one project and move on to another. What about you? Some people think that having too many means you’ll never finish one. That’s a possibility for sure. Perhaps I should schedule a project for each day … Continue reading Plate Spinning

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

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

Meet Chester

Meet Chester, my first snowman. While on vacation in Arkansas, it snowed a good four inches, and my sister-in-law Karry and I had a blast building Chester. He is sporting my scarf and my mom’s black hat. Having never built a snowman, it surprised me how much work it turned out to be. Lots of … Continue reading Meet Chester