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The prophetic imagination of Fred Phelps and Westboro Baptist Church - #loveconquershate

When I’m trying to talk to my wife or oldest daughter and they’re watching TV, I usually have to say their full name boldly…sometimes kind of forcefully, even.  505 more words


The Dreaded "Chick Stick"

The use of the “chick stick” came into question during a recent game of pool with my brother, brother-in-law, and younger male cousins. My 16 year-old cousin needed to make a shot from a significant distance across the table. 651 more words

A Character Profile of Jay Gatsby - The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald

Warning: Long, wordy post ahead. Why, you ask? Because it is time for the Creative Corner!!!

For those who don’t already know, the Creative Corner is where I post a lot of my ready-made pieces of writing from school which are posted onto this blog for everyone to see. 1,384 more words

Creative Corner

The Other Side

I was talking to a friend today about some current adversity in my life and I was a reminded of a truth that has been resonating with me for some time now.   483 more words

Inspirational Thoughts

Revealing Character through Setting

In Monday’s post, you learned a little bit about me. You learned that I enjoy painting, reading, bird watching, and going for walks. You also learned that maybe I’m not as in touch with nature as I’d like to be and I’m okay with that. 199 more words

Chapter Eight

Mummy went back to being really sad and Jenna gave up.

She didn’t just stop trying to look after her mum, Jenna gave up on looking after herself. 869 more words



Some prefer to believe in those that hide the truth or say what they want to hear. They believe in the wrong people. I prefer the hard truth over lies therefor I’ll tell you the truth.