September 11, 2021

When Schizophrenia Came: A Remembrance

Schizophrenia was not your end, though the incidents leading to your diagnosis did feel like it. Schizophrenia did not remove you from existence, though you were never recognizable as the sunny, bubbly, quirky girl we used to know after that diagnosis...
September 9, 2021
Reddish pink tea cup and saucer surrounded by strawberries, tea cup filled with pink, milky fluid, bag of Strawberry Sensations tea at saucer

Another New Favorite: My Ahmad Strawberry Sensation Tea Review

I stumbled onto the Ahmad brand for August’s tea review. And now I’m hooked. As I write this review, I’m literally on the last of the twenty bags from the box. Yeah. I’m going to have to order another box or twelve.
September 7, 2021
hands up in worship

How Never Doubting Christian Dogma Nearly Ruined My Life and Why I’m Grateful to Have Doubts

When your dogma is stronger than your faith, you need a deconstruction of faith like never before. I didn't think I needed that. Turns out, I was wrong.
September 7, 2021
Nonfiction book review - If God is Love Don't Be a Jerk

Nonfiction Book Review: If God Is Love, Don’t Be a Jerk

Even before I got through the introduction of If God is Love, Don’t Be a Jerk, I knew I’d love it – and knew it would be a productive read for myself and others like me who want to demonstrate our faith in a loving, compassionate way...
August 31, 2021
A Brush with Love book review

Romance Novel Review: A Brush with Love

A Brush With Love is one of those romance novels that restores my faith in the genre. Not only is the craft of writing well-executed on these charming pages, but the author digs deeply into a lot of challenging emotional moments and deals very beautifully with a main character who deals regularly with anxiety – deep anxiety.
August 29, 2021

“I Will Answer Yes”

When you have what seems like impossible dreams, faith can carry you through.
August 22, 2021
My hot tea cup on an airplane

My Favorite Things: Hot Tea on an Airplane

I don’t understand it. I’m a tea snob. Lipton is unacceptable. It’s not tea – at all. And yet when I fly anywhere, there’s this thing in me that relishes a hot tea. Even Lipton.
August 21, 2021
Poetry - bird sitting on branch with blossoms

Friends

Whimsical poem about nature
August 19, 2021
Cover of book "We're Not Broken" in vibrant colored text

Book Review: We’re Not Broken, Changing the Autism Conversation

Reading We’re Not Broken, Changing the Autism Conversation by Eric Garcia brings back all those feelings, the knowledge, the concern. But in a good way. Garcia, a man who has autism, discusses the topic in relevant, real ways that help truly get the message across that autism is not brokenness.
August 18, 2021
Woman stretching on yoga mat, head to ground

Positivity Corner: Morning Power Hour

When you take time for yourself each morning, you can find your balance in self-care.
August 14, 2021
Book cover - Your Goal Guide by Debra Eckerling

Book Review: Your Goal Guide

Need to set some realistic goals for your creative life? Check out this review of a great book for the purpose: Your Goal Guide by Debra Eckerling.
August 12, 2021
Bay mustang horse under stormy sky

Our First Official Audio Drama: My Magic

Down at the stables was always the best part of every summer. I loved the kids – don’t get me wrong – but being a wrangler was all I could ask for in that moment of my life...
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