To be successful at anything, but especially as an Author, you need to have specific Goals in mind as you pursue your craft. I discovered this a long time ago, and, I believe, once I figured out what my goals were I became a better, and published!, Author. To quell your curiosity, those Goals are:… Read More Three Goals I Have as I Write
As a writer, I look at life a bit differently than most folks. For example – – if you ask most people if they would like to go through life with no conflict whatsoever they would, I’m sure!, immediately jump at the opportunity! Me, however, maybe not so much! I realize that you may be… Read More In Life’s Movies, YOU are NOT ALWAYS the STAR!!!
So often we go through life thinking, “I would be more than happy to do what God wants me to do, if I only knew what he wants me to do!” The easiest way to know what someone wants of you, including God!, is, of course, if they tell you. And, we know that, Biblically… Read More Do You Have a List of All the Times God Spoke to You?
I have discovered that we live in an era of labels. I mean, a child can be ADD, ADHD, ODD, CD or even Autistic. And, once you are tagged with one of these labels it can hang around your neck like an albatross for your whole life! As a former educator, I discovered that many… Read More “I’m Glad I’m A-D-A!”
I do enjoy celebrating Holidays, especially if doing so involves having a party, and I am a firm believer you can have a party for most anything! This Holiday really intrigues me on several levels, though, and I just had to find out a little more about it! Now, with just a little bit of… Read More WILL YOU CELEBRATE “NATIONAL STEP IN A PUDDLE AND SPLASH YOUR NEIGHBOR DAY”
As you may know, I have a propensity for offering some takes on Scriptures, and my Faith Walk, that are a tad been different than the norm. Well, that’s what I am up to yet again today! If, after reading these various Blogs you haven’t gotten mad at me yet, this one just might push… Read More I Pray Like I’m in the Garden: Eden, NOT Gethsemane!
“Thou shalt not take the name of the LORD thy God in vain; for the LORD will not hold him guiltless that taketh his name in vain.“ Exodus 20:7 I would imagine that, if you are like me, you grew up being taught that this verse alludes to the fact that you shouldn’t damn anyone… Read More “Thou Shalt Not Take The Name Of The LORD Thy God in Vain
Back on June 6, 1978, when 20/20 premiered on ABC, I remember thinking, “Boy, it’s a long time until 2020!” Now, I know that it meant 20/20 as in vision, but, as you have probably already ascertained, my brain works a little different than most people’s! At any rate, it was a long time until… Read More 2020… HERE WE ARE
Boy, I raised more than a few eyebrows in my Adult Sunday School Class (Sunday University at One Church Scottsdale) when I announced, “You can’t be a Christian and NOT hate Religion!” Before the tongue lashing could begin I hastily explained myself and made it out almost unscathed! I thought perhaps this should be shared… Read More IT AIN’T NO “…ISM”
Back in September my wife and I were Blessed by being able to go on a Cruise with her brother and sister and their spouses. We knew it was going to be a gala event, and that a good time would be had by all. And, about a week before we were to depart, I… Read More I SUFFER FROM THE “CHRISTMAS SYNDROME” … DO YOU?