Category Archives: Books/Writing

THE LAST LAUGH/SWITCHING GEARS

FINALLY, the day has come for my big announcement. No, there isn’t a book contract, yet. I’m still waiting at the red light for that event to happen. The time has come for me to take this blogging gig to the next level. Y’all didn’t know blogging had various levels to attain, did ya? No, …

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THE conversation between Noah and his wife

Noah walks in and sets his lunchbox down. “Hi Honey. I’m home.” Mrs. Noah (we’ll call her Norma) looks up from slicing carrots. “Hi! How was work?” Noah walks over and gives Norma a peck on the cheek. “I had the most unusual conversation today.” Norma slides the carrots into the boiling stew. “I hope …

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Get ready to laugh–encore

I apologize for getting this post out later than usual. My life has been a bit topsy-turvier than ‘normal.’ I was hoping to be able to send out some news about a new track I’m fixin’ to enter into with my blogging, but, this techno-twirp still has some bugs to work out before I make …

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Happy Chocolate Covered Raisin Day, Y’all!

It just so happens that one of those holy days celebrating something chocolate falls on a Monday. Lucky for me! And talk about a healthy treat. Take a look a the two ingredients: chocolate-derived from a vegetable, and raisins-a dehydrated fruit. So, by all means, help yourself to seconds more than once. You have my …

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How I reacted to an intruder in my home last Monday

I never knew for sure how I would respond if I ever found an intruder in my home until last Monday night. No, I’m not talking about a wild animal that somehow found its way inside. I’m talking about an actual person wrapped in enough clothing that I couldn’t tell the police any identifying anything …

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There was a young boy we’ll call Wade

There was a young boy, we’ll call Wade, who grew up on a farm baling hay. Before he could farm his dad drove a truck. His mom had good looks. Oh, what luck! Together they made seven young’uns. Wade came in at number four just for fun. He was a good kid more often than …

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WOW! What a year 2013 was.

For those of you who had to face down your fear of the number thirteen this year, congratulations. Triskaidekaphobia is behind you and you can say you lived to tell about it. Now, get your head out from underneath your blankets and accomplish something in 2014. Yes, the world is still rotating on its axis …

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God can speak through anybody…and anything.

I just finished listening to a recorded sermon about Moses’ call into God’s service. My mind wandered off during the message, yeah that can be a dangerous thing, but I got it back. I started thinking about the many means God used in the Bible to speak to people. Moses had been out in the wilderness …

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Well done, Chester Carroll Chandler, Jr. Well done!

Another godly saint has felt the embrace of his Savior. No, this one’s life didn’t influence the influencers like Howard Hendricks did. But, he received the same reception by Jesus on his homecoming. Of that I’m sure. The decision was made early on to call him by his middle name to differentiate Carroll from his …

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Top 10- list for my good buddies going to the conference in Indy.

Last year my good-buddy Tex gave you his list for what to bring to the ACFW conference in Big-D. Well, I thought I’d give you my top 10- tips for my writing good-buddies heading to Indy for this year’s event. No, sorry ladies, I won’t be able to make a showing this time out. Maybe …

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