My Engagement Story

My Engagement Story

Joshua Sheik and I first learned of each other’s existence when he found my writing online. We’re not entirely certain how this happened, but in September of 2013 he was seeking press for the premiere of his first feature film and sent me a message on Facebook...
A Daughter and a Son

A Daughter and a Son

Our little manchild was technically due September 9th, but I briefly entertained the notion of him holding out until the historically significant date of September 17th – Constitution Day. However, the morning of September 10th, I told Joshua I didn’t think I...
New Times, New Design

New Times, New Design

I’m not sure how many of you have still kept up with my relatively quiet website over the past few years. Besides my lack of regularity in posts, part of the dent in my readership is likely due to my website for so long being difficult to read on mobile devices....
Happy Birthday, Minerva

Happy Birthday, Minerva

Now and then a little thing here and there appears in life that a dear friend once described as “a God winking at me gift.” A thing perhaps you know you want but for which you haven’t the time to dwell upon, or the focus to pray. But God notices anyway and cares...
2020 Year’s End

2020 Year’s End

At this time, many are bidding 2020 good riddance. Perhaps partly because of my chronic desire to break from pop cultural majorities, and mostly because of blessing, I don’t have nearly as strong feelings about the year as do many others. I do have strong...