Archive for October, 2013

Book Review: Born of Persuasion

blog jessica dottaUpon her mother’s death, seventeen-year old Julia Elliston finds herself destitute and alone, save for the anonymous guardian who plans to send her to Scotland as a servant.

Displeased with her only option for survival, Julia travels to the home of her youth hoping to marry Edward, her childhood love, only to find him changed—for the worse. Read the rest of this entry »

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What Are You Waiting For?

“The way to get started is to quit talking and begin doing.”

                                             Walt Disney

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The Suffering Writer

writer at workI don’t like struggles. I don’t like suffering, and I don’t know any sane person who does. But in this broken world it is a fact of life. Ultimately we should hope for personal and spiritual growth when we emerge from those dark times, but the curve balls we are thrown, the pits we stumble into also offer experiences that can be used as tools.  Read the rest of this entry »

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Can You Kick the Habit?

blog kick the habitA smoker once told me that if you want to become nicotine free, every shred of your being has to be ready to surrender to the cause. If there is even a small part of you that desires to hang onto the habit you won’t ever quit.

The same can be said for sin… Read the rest of this entry »

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