An ordinary woman with an extraordinary story

Ponderings

To my friends from Miami OK

February 23, 2019

Home. A place where you are known, loved and wanted. Home. Over the years I’ve lived in many places. Each time we moved, I always took my heart with me. It was a conscious decision to let myself call the new place home, make new friends and embrace the change in our lives. Change always ... Read More »

It’s almost here. E-book release coming soon.

February 14, 2019

Song of a Wounded Heart E-book release on March 5 When I began writing my story in 2015, I had no idea how difficult the process would be. I’ve shared the story of my experiences with God for many years, but writing it down brought it to life for me. I relived the accident, the ... Read More »

Be Brave

January 17, 2019

Often, people ask me how they can help a friend who is going through a tragedy or loss. There are literally thousands of ways, but here’s my best bottom-line advice: Be brave. Do exactly whatever God urges you to do, no matter how unusual it seems. Recently, a young woman did that for me. Let me ... Read More »

My Dream for 2019

January 4, 2019

It’s the beginning of the year again – the time when everyone pauses to consider their dream or goals for the new year. I don’t normally make any resolutions, but I often consider it a fresh beginning. This year is no exception. There are simple things I need to begin again – like deep cleaning ... Read More »

Memories

December 18, 2018

Christmas time is a time of remembering. And yet, for many, those memories bring deep sorrow. Maybe it’s because the memories themselves are frightening, or heart wrenching – or maybe the memories are good, but there are far too few of them. Thinking of them only makes me want more of what I can no ... Read More »