On vacation last week, I struggled to rest. I had, in my overachiever mind, mapped out a plan to make huge strides on not one, but two, Works in Progress. All of this was to be accomplished in a four-day trip to the beach — forgetting, conveniently, that the better part of two days would […]
Ah, Valentine’s Day! The day when the whole world seems to feel flooded with roses and chocolates and oooey gooey sentiment. The problem is it’s a day that can break hearts as fast as it celebrates them. Not everyone is in a perfect relationship — or any relationship, for that matter. And the world can […]
I’ve been meaning to write this post, reflecting a little on the year just past, but 2018 has had us hopping. My hubby’s alma mater played not one, but two games on its quest for a national championship, which unfortunately didn’t work out quite like we’d hoped. But before we’re too far into 2018, I […]
Tonight Larry and I watched an episode of Nova about the Hubble Telescope that he had recorded. The show was part documentary, part history lesson, and a whole lot of really incredibly amazing photos. I had to grab the remote button and push pause at one point just to write down the following fact: There […]
This morning, I was driving my red VW Beetle to work, thinking about the day ahead. In front of me was a red work van. My eye was drawn to it as I followed it for mile after mile. Around one curve, I noticed the logo painted on the rear door and on the side. […]
Hello there! I'm Dawn. I am a Christ-follower who loves writing. I have two works in progress--a novel and a Bible study--and work as a full-time PR professional. I blog about my faith journey and life in general.