Share Your Story

Share Your Story

Each of us has a tale to tell if we would only tell it. Frederick Buechner Your story matters. Your little stories, your big ones, the whole story of your life so far. We learn about ourselves and others and the world through stories. They change us and connect us....
Face Your Fear

Face Your Fear

Earlier this year, a story I wrote was published in Shattered Magazine. This is a first ever for me and something I’ve wanted and waited for a long time. But I almost didn’t write the story. The stories I write are remembered ones…..the ones...
The New Kid

The New Kid

The day I turned 12 years old, my family moved from our small town in Alabama to a big town in Tennessee. I lived in an unfamiliar house in a peculiar neighborhood and all my friends were too far away. A few weeks later I walked into my new school wearing a new dress...
The Take Away

The Take Away

Last week was a a life changer for me. My heart was refreshed, my confidence renewed, and I was reminded of why I do what I do. Bruce, Marlina (his wife), and I attended a conference called Speak Up, a speaking and writing conference in Grand Rapids, Michigan. I will...
Love It or List It

Love It or List It

Whether they’re written down on paper or just floating around in our heads, we all have lists. Our daily tasks and weekend projects. Our work assignments, the household chores, yard work, and the bucket list. The things we have to do and the things we want to...