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100 Blue Flags.

For a while I was submitting stories ‘right left and centre’, but recently I have been a bit more selective.

I tell you this because I know I would have hit the magic 100 mark a lot more quickly if I had kept up the submission pace. 242 more words


Weekly Photo Challenge: Cover Art

I keep telling myself
that maybe it’s an oversight
but that lump
in my throat
tells me
that if you really wanted to
talk to me… 21 more words


Love God. Love Neighbor. Love Self.

Matthew 22:36-40 (NRSV)

36 “Teacher, which commandment in the law is the greatest?” 37 He said to him, “‘You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart, and with all your soul, and with all your mind.’ 38 This is the greatest and first commandment. 1,222 more words


Off to Krista's Game!


“C’mon!” I yelled as I peeked my head into the kitchen doorway. “Time to go.” The only response I heard was the sound of shuffling as my two sisters, my brother, and my parents finished getting ready. 478 more words


Before It Hated You.

If the world hates you, you know that it hated Me before it hated you. John 15:18-20New King James Version

Read the New Testament

When we read in the New Testament the terrible way the people treated Jesus when He walked amongst us why are we surprised that we are treated the same way?. 178 more words


Well, This One Stung

I got another rejection back this morning, this one from Jennifer Jackson of Donald Maass Literary Agency. It still wasn’t a form letter, so I suppose there’s that much comfort I can take from it, but it was far less encouraging than my first rejection. 128 more words




I say unto you, her sins, which are many, are forgiven; for she loved much: but to whom little is forgiven, the same loves little. 1,203 more words