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Take courage!

Take courage!
Many things will go wrong;
Take courage!
Many things will go differently
From what you expect,
Take courage,
You will lose money;
Take courage; 48 more words

Inspiration

In the middle of the sea?

Do you know where
You have left me?
In the middle of the sea;
Is that where you should
Leave me?
Not in the middle… 56 more words

Inspiration

#WATWB To make a wish and then give it away

Make-A-Wish America is an organization near and dear to my heart, and something that always comes to mind when I think of good news stories. Make-A-Wish, to put it simply, grants wishes. 346 more words

Encouragement

Our Past Weekend...Why We "Relay"?

A Shout-out to all the students at Virginia Tech who organized and participated in this year’s Relay For Life, 2018! Each year they do an amazing job~~Including a wonderful Survivor’s Banquet honoring cancer Survivors and their Caregivers. 67 more words

Life

The Writing Life: Everything Requires Research

The title pretty much says it all, folks. When I’m writing, I’m constantly needing to research things: medieval clothing, swords of various eras, ships, rigging, rope names, sewer system management, tidal estuaries, mercantile societies and the role of guilds within said societies, pre-industrial food staples in different parts of the world, the burial rites of various cultures and much much more. 442 more words

Writing

Miscarriage: What to Expect, Finding God's Heart in the Process, and Comforting the Hurting

Warning: This is a fairly long post, and goes into some detail about what can occur with a miscarriage.  Mama’s, you won’t want your young children reading over your shoulder.   2,116 more words

Faith & Godly Womanhood

Hard is not impossible

For all I know about success,
It is never easy to come;
Growth is never easy;
To achieve is hard;
If someone says it’s easy, 79 more words

Motivation