What If?

I know it’s a big concept. I know that you may not think it’s true, that you might be clenching your teeth, that there may be tears in your eyes, that you might have written me off at the beginning of this post as a loonie. And that’s okay.

But just for one moment, allow yourself to consider the “what if” – what if God is good?

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I’m Giving Hope to a Harvey Victim

Buy a Book. Save a Dream. When Harvey hit, I fled my home before anyone thought it would be that bad. I thought my house might handle this hurricane as it had so many others – but right on the coast, I was going to get slammed and possibly flooded. In another part of Texas,…

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Enthroning Emotions

We all have them. That friend who analyzes every sentence, turning it from something we meant as harmless into a hostile attack against them. That person we have to walk on eggshells around or risk being accused of disregarding their emotions.  The guy or girl who won’t take a hint or even an outright “no” whether it’s for a request to hang out or a project they want us to work on.

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Receiving​ Hope

Dear Friend, I met my most recent friend because of a spreadsheet. I gave her assistance, which took some time because my Excell skills are still somewhere at the equivalent of 2nd grade math. We’ve talked several times now and yesterday, she gave me back my life. At least it feels that way. At fifteen,…

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Suceeding: One Bit at a Time​

This doesn’t have to be what you look like in your life now. This is who you are in you’re ideal life. This is the kind of person who can spring out of bed early and go at it, without contending. Just have fun with it. I’m giving you permission to dream.

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Big Dreams Require Small Steps

“So, what exactly is your dream?” “I want to tell stories that make my readers brave and inspired. I want to house these stories in novels that have beautiful pages and covers, infusing art and emotion into the physical book. I want to give workshops about how I do this and how others can successfully…

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Finding Hope

In the end, I believe that no matter how dark your world is, you can always walk into the light.

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