Category: Musings

9th Birthday

The Years Are Short But the Days Are ...

When I think about my birthday, this picture is etched in my mind. For some reason I remember everything about it. The bundt cake my Mom made. The taste of the ice tea. Mawmaw. Bob. Kathie. Dingo. It was an ...

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For the Love of My Beam

I just finished my first Jen Hatmaker book — For the Love.  Now for those of you that know I am a jewish convert, you’re probably thinking for the love (just so you know, I will overuse this phrase...

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Dear Jackson and James … You’ ...

Dear Jackson and James — I can’t believe it’s been just over two years since the day I was able to hold each of you for the first time — on your BIRTHday.  I remember that day like it was ...

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Keep Calm and Stay Curious

“James, will you hold Mama’s hand?” “Na,” you said, as you casually brushed my hand away and independently strutted past the White House. “James, will you hold Hilda’s hand?” “Na,” even your Hilda...

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