This blogger-mom is pulling the plug on pressure. I am talking to myself differently these days God will lead me one step at a time. No need to stay wound up in a tight ball. No need to attempt to get over every writing hurdle in one day. I can say this because I tried … More When a blogger-mom can’t move as fast she wants to.
Love Across the Phone Line My head dropped. Still not coming home? I laid the phone down and it surfaced. The gushing river of tears. The phone rang again and I tried to get it together. Don’t like making him feel any worse than he already does when these things happen. He was calling back … More For Spouses Separated by Distance: A Daily Prayer for Guidance
I discovered 2 priceless ways to invest in the gifted passion God has given me and it always comes back 100 fold. *You can apply any of these principles to whatever talent you have and want to grow. I did this when teaching myself how to play the guitar via YouTube. You can also … More 2 Fail-proof ways to invest in your God-given calling for free.
// So quiet you could here a pin drop, I tiptoed into the kitchen to pour water into the coffee pot. Start. I pulled up the blind near my favorite corner of the sofa. I took a deep breath in. Made it in time. Pulling out my phone, I headed for the front door. Cracking … More A Morning Meeting.
It was forty-five minutes past midnight as the screen from the laptop kept my face lit up while I pounded out another thousand words onto the white page. I just couldn’t stop. Once I had an idea in my head, I had to get it down or I’d forget. Only thing was, the next morning … More A blogger’s best tip when dealing with overload.
I seriously annoy myself when I start on a writing project and find myself getting distracted with other writing-related things. Sooner or later I become mentally fatigued. When my eyes try to lock in on too much at once they become strained, my mind overwhelmed. Even as I write this, I have another tab pulled … More What do focus, pace, rest and progress all have in common?
// Oh, the fear that controlled me like a string puppet for so long. Learning how to slash through the lies that try to reattach has been a journey, a fiery process of refinement. Oh, I pray the leaders make the right and just decisions, but I can not control them – I can only … More #FiveMinuteFriday: I can’t control much, but this is what I can control…