A message for young Christians

Christian youth, I’m talking to you today. You’ve made a commitment to Jesus, no matter what the cost. You’ve tried doing things your own way and discovered His way is far better. Or you’ve been raised in a Christian home and have decided, for yourself, that you want to commit the rest of your life…… Continue reading A message for young Christians

Be a little kinder than you need to.

Originally posted on Somehow Surviving:
The thought running through my mind lately is “be a little kinder than you need to.” I say it to myself when I need the reminder, because sometimes it’s not the first thing on my mind. But it’s on my mind so much because I see it in others. Lately…

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Fresh snow Skiing on a trail through the woods with only the sound of the wind in the trees and the singing of birds offers time for the quiet contemplation missing so often in the noisy busyness of life. Out here there is no rush, no deadline, no expectation beyond reaching the hill in the…… Continue reading Perspective

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Embers is available

Embers, my debut y/a contemporary novel, is now available for purchase wherever books are sold! It is also available in paperback and e-book formats through Amazon and Chapters/Indigo. Alternatively, readers can purchase it through my publisher’s online store at Word Alive Press. Pick up your copy and be sure to let me know how you…… Continue reading Embers is available

For Ever

I am participating in a Compassionate Care Workshop put on by the Pregnancy and Infant Loss Network out of Sunnybrook Hospital located in Toronto. The aim of this workshop is to improve the standard of care to families experiencing loss in pregnancy and early infancy. I am grateful for the opportunity to share in the…… Continue reading For Ever

Why not me?

Why not me? Those three words fit my life. They express so much in such a small space. So do I, by the way. I’m not a very big person. She is small, but she is mighty. I’ve always liked that quote. So, why not me? When bad things happen people respond with oh, poor…… Continue reading Why not me?