Birthday #45: The Stinkin’ Algebra Birthday

If the length of the base of a triangle has an inverse relationship with the square root of the height of the pile of BS that I just read through…For Birthday Fun, Consider Twelve Continuous Hours of AlgebraIf I...

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The War Against Abortion Continues

I am a woman with an abortion story. When I say that I have an abortion story, I do not simply mean that I have a history that includes the devastating choice of abortion, but also that I have written...

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Made With Love Fudge

Mike was very thin when I met him. He served our country in the United States Coast Guard for over thirty years, and much of that time was spent out at sea. Mike didn’t really have any cooking skills...

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Roe v. Wade: Straddling the Fence on a Difficult Issue

Changes anticipated for Controversial Roe v. Wade ruling. When Supreme Court Justice Anthony M. Kennedy announced his retirement on June 27, my Facebook feed exploded with pro-life predictions. My liberal friends are distraught that Roe v. Wade will soon be...

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Our Home is Where our Heart is

Several months ago, my husband and I fell in love with a sweet little home. Built in 1941, it was nestled on a peaceful little stretch of river shaded by sprawling live oaks. We prayed together, and asked God...

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I Blame Bob Hostetler

I have a terrible case of Helium Hand, and I blame Bob Hostetler! I attended my first writer’s conference in early 2018. I was instantly hooked. Immersed for the first time in an environment with other people who “got” me,...

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The Dark Secret Behind The Smile: My Abortion Story

I knew that when I sat down and began writing a story in which the main character struggles after choosing to have an abortion, I would eventually be asked to share my own story.  The opportunity came quickly when...

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Marriage and the Millenial

I recently attended training in which I heard an interesting statistic about marriage and Millienials: “A marriage model that involves a two-year trial allowing for the union to either be formalized or dissolved at that point, with no divorce or...

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