Writing

The Joy of A Royal Masquerade

The photo shoot wasn’t going as perfectly as I had hoped.  Due to a scheduling conflict, I was setting up my props during the brightest point of the day instead of the golden hour.  The ground was soggy from yesterday’s rain and soaking through my picnic blanket.  I was hot and flustered after running in and out of the house…

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Ramblings and Ruminations

The Reverse Bucket List

It’s January!  This is usually the month where everybody posts a recap of their previous year and talks about their goals for the upcoming year.     Yes, you read that right. I’m not going to do a recap of 2018 (if you want to know what happened to me in 2018, read over all my old posts!)    …

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Ramblings and Ruminations, Writing

Reflections on Rooglewood

Image courtesy of Google Images     THE VERY LAST ROOGLEWOOD CONTEST is officially over!!! And I survived that excitement!!  I was literally hyperventilating. shaking and laughing and shrieking from excitement and happiness the night of the 31st as I eagerly watched that amazing group of writers celebrate.  Those writers are such a talented, kind and constructive group – it was…

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Ramblings and Ruminations, Uncategorized

God Is More Than Me

If you have been reading some of my recent posts, you know that I have mentioned that a lot has been going on with me.   My thoughts and emotions especially – can be overwhelmed lately, drowned by the continual bombardment of the world and self-focus.   Recently, I was getting overcome with frustration and sorrow over so many things—other…

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Ramblings and Ruminations

The Truth About Bartholomew

    Some of you may know that I really loved a recent movie called Risen. One thing I noticed while looking at reviews, was that Christians were consistently insulted over the portrayal of Bartholomew, believing that the filmmakers were trying to mock Christians and even worse, perceiving his character as a fool.   So I decided to write this…

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