The Rejection Game

Rejection is a part of this gig. I get it. But I don’t have to like it. I’d venture to guess that my work has been rejected more than it’s been accepted. Here are some ways that help me get through the mire: So I thought I was perfect for the job, but obviously they didn’t……

Dear Mom:

I chuckle to myself when I catch a glimpse of you in my mind, like sledding in Cherry Creek. I see you vividly, all bundled up with your blue hat on. Remember the time that you all wiped out and you twisted your ankle? Or swimming in the pool with you on lazy summer afternoons.…

My New Cherry Blossom Tree

I was ecstatic to see that one of the trees in my new backyard was a cherry blossom.  Then with the warmer temperatures, this beauty started blooming early (in February!) around the same time I got to kayak seven times. (Seven times. Yes, I was counting- not real sure why- other than I’m madly in…

Prayer For Our Country

I was proud and humbled to be able to take part in the inauguration this past weekend. It was my first. I was also grateful to be able to attend the Freedom Ball and Liberty Ball. I am truly blessed. But I have to admit, I am also scared. Tolerance. Hope. Love. Dear God, these things…

Thank You Kelly and Zeke’s Coffee

Kelly White is dialed in. She has a soft spot for our pink Octobers. That said, she wants to change the game. Or rather, change the wording of this October game. I introduced you to Kelly when her amazing book Inside the Bible Adventure Book for Scavenger Hunts dropped and also the upcoming hit book, Jesus Groupie.…