Category Archives: Artistic Living

Be Still Series – Praise: Proclaiming the Glory of God

My husband has had a passion for photography longer than I’ve had a passion for writing (and I say that only because he’s older than I am). He loves capturing the fleeting moments of God’s amazing creation, once on film, … Continue reading

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Christmas Creations

This Christmas has been a difficult one for so many. We can’t celebrate with the many parties, events, and festivities we usually participate in. Our gatherings are smaller, if at all.   And we look ahead to the new year … Continue reading

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Diversions

I started to write about distractions that interrupt my writing. But as I reviewed those things keeping me from writing, I realized they were diversions rather than distractions. Distractions are pesky little critters that sidetrack me from what I’m working … Continue reading

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Little Light

Little Light floated about, shining her light as brightly as she could. “Oh Daddy,” she said, floating up and down excitedly. “I’m bigger this year. I’m bigger. I just know it.” Daddy Light smiled down at Little Light. “Yes, Little … Continue reading

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Why I Write (and Why I Don’t)

Having finished my revisit with The Creative Call by Janice Elsheimer, I have now picked up Writing Creative Nonfiction edited by Carolyn Forche and Philip Gerald.  It is a composite of essays of over thirty creative nonfiction writers.  The first time I picked … Continue reading

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