Live Like It’s Your Last Breath

It's a beautiful spring day. The rain has passed, the skies are blue and the grass green, and the birds are singing. As we appreciate the beautiful surroundings, preparing for our spring holidays, it's easy to forget the truths in the world. We are lulled into a false nicety, a fairytale land, and hope for…

The Things We Say: through a glass darkly

It's funny how we repeat phrases often without thinking of where they came from or the context of the meaning. I noticed one such phrase recently "through a glass darkly". I had suggested to a reading group at BookLikes.com that we should read a book series called: WITHIN THE GLASS DARKLY by William Gareth Evans…

Writing For Yourself – VIP ME

A new year means new chances for us to create the stories we want to write, read, and share. Stories should make the reader feel and a good way to accomplish this is using the five basic senses, and then some. The basic five senses are taste, sight, touch, smell, and hearing. Let's add a…