If you'd asked me when I was a kid, what I wanted to do with my life, it would have sounded a lot like this: I want to be a mom. It's pretty simple, really. I'm a mom. But I'm childless. I've spent so many years living with this hope that a family was just … Continue reading Mother’s Day & Being Childless
I wrote this short story last night/today. When I started writing it, I knew what I wanted to write about. I just didn't know I was going to write about Lacey James. Who's Lacey James, you ask? She is the character in a novel, that I started writing several years ago. It's a big story. … Continue reading What a Family Looks Like
The greatest wants in my life have never been things, but instead, my greatest want has always been a lasting love & a family - however that family is built. That will be my greatest accomplishment when I leave this world. I’m certain of this. I don’t need much - just him and the life … Continue reading I Don’t Need Much
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I am a writer. I have been creating stories and putting them on paper for as long as I can remember. I didn't call myself a writer, however, until a history professor at Biola University handed me a graded research paper and said, "You know you're a writer, right?" Uh . . . yes? I … Continue reading Chasing Dreams – Chasing Hope
I used to think, when I was a little girl, that some Prince Charming type (he, of course, loved football, Jesus, and politics) would stride into my life, sweep me off my feet, and then? We would live happy-ish forever, with our house full of kids, somewhere near Washington, D.C. (my dreams are very specific). … Continue reading Prince Charming and Happy-ish Ever After