Today is Easter Sunday in the Christian world. How hard it must have been for the devoted to stand there and watch Jesus die on the cross and then see him rise up two days later to join his Father in heaven. Mary Magdalene was the one who found his tomb empty; she was the…… Continue reading The Strength of a Woman.
I first read Anne Frank’s diary when I was 11 years old, the same age she was when she first starting writing. It wasn’t required reading by my teacher and I was always surprised when I found out later that people had to read it as a class. For whatever reason, I enjoyed reading her…… Continue reading Anne Frank is My Hero.
The one question that people love to ask writers is this: Where do you get your inspiration to write? I think a lot of people ask this because they secretly believe that successful writers have divine inspiration from God and only those with such inspiration can write. I think there is natural talent in some…… Continue reading A Writer’s Inspiration
It’s hard to get started on something, even if it’s something you’re passionate about. I can sit in front of a blank sheet of paper for five minutes and then say “I don’t have to do this, I can always start up again later.” This can go on for several months or even years until…… Continue reading Now and Later.
I decided to delete Facebook. It was something that I’ve been tossing over for a couple of years now. I’ve wanted to delete it because I’m just tired of it all. I was tired of the arguing, I was tired of the obnoxiousness of some people, I was tired of the silly little memes that…… Continue reading Facebook Unplugged.
Passengers is a movie starring Chris Pratt and Jennifer Lawrence as Aurora and Jim on board a spaceship traveling to a new planet to start a new life. When their hibernation pods malfunction and they wake up 90 years too soon, time is against them as they race to find out what went wrong and…… Continue reading Passengers: Review
Over the weekend, I discovered a new musical artist named Derek Ryan. He’s from Ireland and sings country and Irish music. From all appearances, he’s fairly well known in the country of his birth, but I didn’t know who he was until this weekend when my mom and I were watching a Daniel O’Donnell PBS…… Continue reading Say You’ll Be Mine Forever.