Happy Holidays Planning Journal 2020

    Holidays are just around the corner!The new HAPPY HOLIDAYS PLANNING JOURNAL IS READY FOR YOU! Individual sections for Thanksgiving, Advent, Christmas, and The New Year: Pages and pages of helpful categories. Scriptures; Meditation and Prayer pages. Pages to list decorations that you have and the ones you need to purchase. Pages to listContinue reading “Happy Holidays Planning Journal 2020”

Spending Time on my Art Website

I mentioned last week that I was taking a hiatus from public writing for a while. That includes all my regular websites — although I will be devoting some time privately to working on a couple new novels. But during this time, I’m going to concentrate more on my art — mainly because it’s aContinue reading “Spending Time on my Art Website”

What’s Stronger Than Corona Virus???

What’s stronger than Corona Virus? The Word of God The Blood of Jesus The Name of Jesus Our Redemption From the Curse (which includes all sickness of every conceivable kind.) _____________ The Word tells us in Galatians Chapter 3 that we who belong to Jesus Christ are redeemed from all sickness and disease (the curseContinue reading “What’s Stronger Than Corona Virus???”

Two Valentine Sketches

These are a little shadowy in places because they are in a sketch book, and I can’t close the scanner lid all the way when I scan them into the computer. Sorry about that. But I sketched them for today, and I’m posting them as my Valentine cards for all my readers. HAPPY VALENTINE’S DAY!Continue reading “Two Valentine Sketches”

11 Things I’m Looking Forward to in 2020

I do not make New Year’s resolutions.  But each year, I do look to the Lord and seek His face and His heart to learn what His plans are for my upcoming year, and what He wants from me during that time.  And, of course, there are things that I want for myself as well.Continue reading “11 Things I’m Looking Forward to in 2020”

‘Stories That Leave You Thinking …’

Well, I’ved dithered, and dallied, and delayed for a year. I had all kinds of excuses and reasons — some good, some not so good. But all that’s behind me now, and I FINALLY have the enlarged second edition of my short short story anthology ready for public consumption. 🙂 Yep, it’s out there: STORIESContinue reading “‘Stories That Leave You Thinking …’”

One Man’s Response to Pearl Harbor

The following is a quote of my dad’s own words as he explained his personal response to the attack on Pearl Harbor, December 7, 1941: “The dramatic part of my life began, as that of so many members of the armed forces did, on one of the most infamous days in U. S. history —Continue reading “One Man’s Response to Pearl Harbor”

Thanksgiving Poems — Week 1

Thanksgiving in the U. S.  is exactly three weeks from today, so I think it’s only appropriate that I revisit some of my Thanksgiving poems from over the years — and maybe even write a new one. This week I’ll begin the series with two: one quite serious and one just for fun. Hope youContinue reading “Thanksgiving Poems — Week 1”

Free E-Book — today through September 9

Do you prefer reading books digitally? Well, then this offer is for you. SET FREE TO LOVE, which is Book # 1 in The Smoky Mountain Series, is available for the next four days absolutely free in digital format. The book normally sells for $3.99, but since Amazon and I are focusing on The SmokyContinue reading “Free E-Book — today through September 9”

Pay Attention to the Public View of Your WP Site

For the past few years, WordPress has put a little box at the very bottom of our posts with the notice “Sometimes, visitors may see an advertisement here.”  That implies — and it used to be the case — that they would place ads at the bottom of our posts. And, of course, they’ve alwaysContinue reading “Pay Attention to the Public View of Your WP Site”

Excited About My Newest Journal

My newest journal project is complete and available for purchase from Amazon. I’ll have a supply soon as well, if you live in my area and want to get them from me. MY WORD-INSPIRED JOURNAL offers 108 lined pages for personal journaling, interspersed with 12 great pictures and scripture passages to inspire meditation and devotionalContinue reading “Excited About My Newest Journal”