A COVID Thanksgiving

I grew up on a dead-end dirt road, running barefoot, with pig-tails, and a cap-gun strapped to each hip.  My imaginary world was wonderful, and I lived in it as much as possible, but by the end of the day it would dissipate and the reality of poverty and fear would take over.  My mom,…

In the Garden

A Conversation with God in the Garden 8/01/16   God:  Why the troubled look, my child? Me:  This world scares me.  I feel as if I’m waiting for the next bad thing to happen. God:  Come away from the world for a few moments and listen to my word. Me:  Okay, Lord. God:  Walk with…

What a “Novel” Idea!

I love finding cool Groupons, and that love becomes ever deeper when the said groupon is cheap.  One day while wandering the groupon field I discovered one that offered a “novel writing course” for only five bucks.  “Well,” I say to myself, “It’s cool and it’s cheap.  It’s a “Win-Win,” and before the words left…