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Therapeutic Writing

Faith Over Fear

Over the weekend I listened to a podcast by Ed Gandia.  In it, he discusses how to overcome procrastination as a writer.  It gave me insight into my own behavior.  I’d found myself delaying the process of writing in one form or another.   Cleaning house, running errands and having a “free day” after having written nothing at all. I’d researched writing methods and routines, written down the suggested steps and…

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Christianity Ministry

Dreams

The other night I dreamt of a youth workshop I participated in years ago. It was a gospel music choir for young people and eventually their younger siblings.  There were so many children running around waiting for their older brothers and sisters that a separate choir was formed to accommodate them.  It was two weeks of back to back and nonstop organized chaos and I loved every moment.  Two weeks…

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Journal Writing

Journal Writing to a Resolve

This morning I awakened at a time much later than usual. It caused quite a bit of distress and worry about my health. I’m not much of a late sleeper.  In fact, I pride myself on waking up early and being productive. However, since leaving my retirement I’ve enjoyed the luxury of sleeping in. Now that I aspire to write and becoming an author, I see the need to arise…

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Christianity Ministry

My True Passion

My apologies for being away from the blog during the past month.  I recently moved into a new home and the time needed to have each home improvement project completed took longer than anticipated.  Thankfully, the major work is done, and I can now move on with my life.  Smaller projects await and in due time they will be completed.  Hopefully, without deterring me from writing any longer.  In returning…

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Faith

Why are you striving?

Has something ever resonated with you to such a degree that you couldn’t move away from it?  A sermon perhaps, maybe a song or scripture to which you couldn’t focus on anything else.  Lately, it’s been Tasha Cobbs Leonard “this is a move.”  That song has been on my mind for days.      The same thing has occurred in my daily time with God.  While reading day 31 of Shanna…

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