Personal Life Tidbits

Beauty Behind Easter

I often mention beauty on my blog because it means more to me than what your eyes can see. True beauty is an outward expression of an inward state of being. Beauty is born of love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, gentleness, faithfulness, and self-control. These are the fruits, the evidences, of the Holy Spirit's… Continue reading Beauty Behind Easter


Set Apart

Forgiven I am just a girl, I'm no one special I'm nothing perfect, or refined, But make mistakes and change my mind. * I'm not perfect, I am just me. I'm only this girl who wants to be kind And sometimes you might mistake me, I find. * I want to be gentle, I want… Continue reading Set Apart

Book Related, I think it's neat, Poetry

My Very Own Seafaring Ballad!

I wrote this part in Captive Hope which called for a pirate sing-along. No really. These pirates enjoy singing. They are masters of the sea shanty, but a ballad will sneak into the repertoire every now and again. So, I left that part of the story empty while deliberating the song I must choose. I thought… Continue reading My Very Own Seafaring Ballad!

I think it's neat, Other Authors

J.A.Merkel, Worlds Apart: A Myth Reborn

I am reblogging this from J.A.Merkel!  This is his Meet My Character Blog Tour.  I want to introduce you to his writing so that together we can all look forward to reading this series! Worlds Apart:  A Myth Reborn    Does my character wear a top-hat? Well, no actually. Not yet, at least.   Here are… Continue reading J.A.Merkel, Worlds Apart: A Myth Reborn

Poetry, Uncategorized

The Mercy of Sacrifice

So, I mentioned before that I used to write poetry.  There is a wide variety of it to choose from,  but I decided to share one with you today during this week leading up to celebrating Easter.  I have rarely used any type of technique when writing poetry, so I apologize if you do not… Continue reading The Mercy of Sacrifice