Tags » Ann Voskamp

Random Thought 07.22.14

Sometimes you don’t know when you’re taking the first step through a door until you’re already inside. ~ Ann Voskamp, One Thousand Gifts


Still, "So Many Books, So Little Time"

There are books we read for pleasure. Others we scan for facts, information. Some books are meant to be read slowly, to be absorbed in bits and pieces, pondered and then read again. 959 more words


Why I Write

I woke up this morning feeling depressed. My husband and I are going through some rough times. I rarely talk to anyone from my or his family. 736 more words

Get Muddy Series

It's The Little Things by Emily Lewin

It’s the little things that bring us back to the reality of who we are and what we are doing. Recently I was in the window seat of a plane, flying home from Denver to New York, and we flew right through the sunset. 271 more words

Bright Ideas

Doing the Write Thing for God

Spiritual revival has hit me hard. Just last night, I received a new book called One Thousand Gifts by Ann Voskamp, and lost breathe reading the first paragraph of a random chapter. 347 more words


Never Enough

Do you ever feel like you are never enough? I’ve been feeling this way lately with my housework, especially in the area of keeping things tidy. 833 more words

Explaining Things

Measuring stick or burning bush?

My senior year in college, my French teacher gave individual oral exams. I’d worked hard all four years, learned every vocabulary word, memorized French kings and battles, read the famous French authors and poets, and scored 99% on my written exam. 590 more words