This week my heart is heavy, and I am sure that many are considering what this week means. Today is Good Friday, and Sunday is Easter. This is the time when we reflect on what the Lord has done for us. He gave His life for us, so that we could have life eternal. There is no greater love. Continue reading Hope in the Midst of Sorrow
This month I decided to post a throwback piece. Throwback in the sense that I was never able to publish this December devotional. Since I firmly believe the joys of Christmas can be shared and considered all year long, this … Continue reading Shine Your Light
Feeling overwhelmed with tasks can often leave us discouraged, dampen our drive and momentum, and prevent us from working towards our goals. It becomes all too easy to avoid doing the work and seek comfort in the seductive haven of YouTube and social media. In these moments of weakness, it is good practice to stop, assess our frame of mind, and combat the thoughts that keep us at risk of becoming jaded.
The following are practical action steps that have helped me to overcome such challenges! Continue reading Battles of the Mind: Dealing With Procrastination
February is known as the month of love, because Valentine’s Day resides right in the middle of this short month. It is the only month that has twenty-eight days, and the only month to ever have a leap year. February … Continue reading Literary Love
Happy New Year everyone! I pray you have had a great start to 2017. With the beginning of a new chapter, many questions get asked. People consider new resolutions as they reflect back on events and moments from years past. … Continue reading New Year, New Beginnings
Christmas is literally just around the corner. Are you prepared yet? Have you checked off each and everything on your list? For myself, I tend to be preparing, wrapping, and cooking down to the very last minute. Continue reading Happy Christmas!
Is next week really Thanksgiving? How can November be almost over? Where did the month go? Each and every day time seems to move quicker and quicker, and I find myself wanting to press the pause button. I want more … Continue reading Thanksgiving Blessings
One of my favorite film makers is Alfred Hitchcock. My love for his films probably comes from the fact that I love suspenseful stories, and he was great at telling tales that would make you feel fearful with anticipation as … Continue reading Suspenseful Thrillers
Creative blocks happen to all of us. You don’t know where to take your story or project next, or you’re just plain burned out from working. Here are 7 ideas you can try out, to work your way through creative roadblocks, get refreshed, and approach your work in a new way. Continue reading 7 Ways to Beat Creative Roadblocks
I am consistently reminded that life is a series of joys and challenges. No sooner do I overcome one problem, that another problem is staring me in the face. It seems I can never catch a break—I am always fighting … Continue reading The Faithfulness of the Lord