“We come here to remember Those who were killed, those who survived and those changed forever. May all who leave here know the impact of violence. May this memorial offer comfort, strength, peace, hope and serenity.” ~ Inscription at the gate to the Oklahoma City National Memorial & Museum Most people say they’ll never forget where they wereContinue reading “April 19, 1995: Oklahoma’s Loss of Innocence”
I don’t normally post on Saturdays, but today I feel compelled to do so because I have so much in my heart that simply cannot be contained. I was sitting in the waiting room at Mayo Clinic yesterday when my phone pinged with an Associated Press update. Usually I glance at these but don’t payContinue reading “A Tribute to Harper Lee”
Happy Tuesday! Today is a fun day for me me! First, it’s a snow day! Yup, that’s right! Snowpocolypse 2016 is supposed to hit my neck of the woods in the form of Winter Storm Kayla and dump nearly ten inches of snow on us. Schools were cancelled early on Monday for Tuesday, and I’mContinue reading “Snowpocolypse 2016 & Liebster Blogger Award”
Happy Book Birthday to Kelly Cain as she releases her debut novel, Altered!
4 stars for Jim Cangany’s On the Rebound
In spite of the destruction wrought by the storm, the landscape of El Reno is simply gorgeous.
I’m pretty excited this morning, as an article I submitted was picked up by Blogging Authors. It’s all about the query process that writers go through in order to find a literary agent or publishing house. I hope you’ll take a look and share it! Here’s the article: The Query Process and When to AcceptContinue reading “The Query Process and When to Accept No for an Answer”
Not sure what I’m doing, but…
This is a must-see documentary for EVERY parent and university-bound student!
Kindness starts with a simple act. It starts with a smile or a helping hand. It starts with you, and it starts with me.