I have two main goals for 2020. One is to give my 30-year-old house a face lift. The other is to resist the desire to stay in the shadows and “just write.”  Therefore, I am marching forth into the other arena of the Writer’s World, so necessary to success. I’m joining in a challenge to “Blog for 31 Days” and I hope you will join me on that journey. Here’s the weekly schedule:


Jungle Gem

Ferdinand and Ina Rosenau arrived as missionaries in the Central African Republic in 1920 to begin a work…
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Olga Organization

Olga Organization: a nickname given to me by a friend, who was “less organized” than I. I’m still…
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Who’s First?

Long before you bring the first baby home from the hospital, you will receive lots of advice and…
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The Hidden Illness

Depression has many causes and afflicts everyone sometimes. Victory is available, but it does not always arrive overnight.…
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How to Be a Genius

Genius: an exceptional natural capacity of intellect, especially as shown in creative and original work in science, art,…
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Remarkable Martha

I speak of Martha of Bethany, sister of Lazarus, sister of Mary. If you are thinking, Wait. Don’t…
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Be Where You Are

We live in a marvelous age. We are connected, informed, productive. Any information we need to know, any…
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Burdens: Bear or Bare?

“The mass of men lead lives of quiet desperation.” Henry David Thoreau. “Desperation” can range from personal loss…
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The Hope of a Tree

Plants and the lessons we learn from them appear from Genesis 1:12 where “the earth brought forth grass,…
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