Until Later…

My only New Years Resolution last January was to write bravely.

As the calendar year comes to a close, I can confidently say I stuck to my resolution. I’ve written a lot of things this year that were hard for me to write, and even harder for me to hit “publish.” But I’m glad I did.

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Cup of Christmas Cheer

Our tree is up,

the lights are glowing,

Christmas-cheer-cup

overflowing.

 

Presents wrapped and

fire aglow,

ready for the first

big snow.

 

Candles lit and

spirits bright,

Christ, come into

our home tonight.

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Merry Christmas, readers!

 

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Autumn Lyrics

 

The mornings I can sit down and write are few and far between,

but given the kids are fast asleep,

and the coffee is strong

and the house is deep

in quiet…

I’ll grab the clock and slow down time, to dwell on things usually unseen.

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From the Mouths of {my} Babes…

The silly, the wise, the adorable, the ridiculous… my daughter loves words, and sometimes those words just can’t NOT be written down.

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SMILE Tag

Hi, everyone!

Ciarra from Ciarralorren created this fabulous new tag called SMILE, and I love the concept! I always strive for this blog to be a place of peace and encouragement … As ciarraloren so eloquently states,

WE are the ones who determine whether or not this is a place of comfort, happiness and joy. So, let’s make it a place we all want to be a part of.”

How true is this?! I’m so happy to be a part of this tag.

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