Dec 012012
 
I Wonder: Why Her?

Five Minute Friday Five minutes. No Edits. Just writing.  The word is: Wonder GO Wonder… Cleaning up my kitchen, putting breakfast dishes away, washing the pan, scraping off the remaining eggs…  And the Christmas music is playing. Amy Grant’s melody… “Do you wonder as you watch my face if a wise one should have had […]

Nov 092012
 
Listening for the Quiet

Five Minute Friday The Word: QUIET A weekly challenge by Lisa-Jo Baker. We all write about 1 word for five minutes. Unedited. Just thoughts. Ready? GO In order to write about the word “quiet,” I had to first go into my room and lock my bedroom door, warning the kids that I needed five minutes […]

Nov 022012
 
Thinking of My Roots

Five Minute Friday A weekly challenge by Lisa-Jo Baker. We all write about 1 word for five minutes. Unedited. Just thoughts. Ready? GO Roots I’m reading a great book by Francine Rivers called Marta’s Legacy, about a woman in the early 1900s who comes over from Switzerland, and then it follows the life of her […]

Oct 262012
 
Five Minute Friday: Losing My Voice

Voice (Five Minute Friday: Unscripted. Unedited. Real.) Growing up, I’d lose my voice to Laryngitis multiple times a year. Though I have mostly gotten a handle on my allergies, I got laryngitis as recently as this spring while my family was in Disney World. For someone who talks a lot like me, this is a […]

Aug 102012
 
Five Minute Friday: Connect

Five Minute Friday Lisa Jo Baker has started 5 Minute Fridays, where friends each write for 5 minutes on the same word. No editing. No pressure. Just writing. It sounded fun, so I’m going to try it, along with my Foto Friday post. Thankfully, I’m a pretty fast typer. 🙂 The word:  Connect When I […]