Eeyore and Dreams

She said it to me in passing last week.  We were talking and laughing on the phone making plans for the weekend.  The conversation turned to my uncertainty about the future and this God-sized dream that I’m following.  God-sized dreams sometimes come with God-sized plans and there are days when I’m paralyzed with fear and anxiety about how it’s all going to...
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For My Dad

It’s Behind the Scenes Tuesday and I’m linking up with Crystal Stine.  Won’t you join us?   We got off to a rocky start, you and me.  You were half way through your 21styear when I slipped into the waiting arms of my mother.  You were young, inexperienced and untested in the realm of fatherhood.  And as I grew and two more came there was sense of...
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Better Days

It was one of my first online twitter parties.  I was afraid.  It was like standing up in a new church with all eyes on you.  But then this beautiful soul whispered through the chatter and immediately I felt welcomed with open arms.  I have been blessed to have Nikki in my life and that is why it was an absolute honour to guest post for her Music Monday segment. I am not...
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Five Minute Friday

It’s that time again folks.  Where we bravely battle the need for perfection and over editing and just write.  No holds barred – writing for the sheer joy of it.   And if you’re ever free on a Thursday night you’re gonna find the best party EVER on Twitter #FMFParty.  So head on over to our lovely host Lisa-Jo Baker and join in. LISTEN I...
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When God is your Muse

I tweeted about it yesterday.  How I felt like writer’s block is a weekly affliction.  How by Tuesday night my ability to string words together into coherent and intelligible sentences vanishes into thin air.  How by Wednesday all my grandiose plans for writing, all of those ideas floating around in my head no longer exist.  And I sit staring into space – looking for all...
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