A Once-in-a-Lifetime Friend

Once or twice in a lifetime, you might meet a friend who rivals the relationship Anne of Green Gables has with Diana Barry. A friend who celebrates your wins and mourns your losses with more enthusiasm than you do. Who brings …[ read more ]

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Maternity Home Forging a Bridge of Hope for Single Moms

Every year, one in 30 U.S. children faces homelessness. Eighty percent of those families are headed by a single mother. With one maternity home each in Indiana and the Canadian province of Alberta, Bridge of Hope is looking ahead to …[ read more ]

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Top 10 Ways to Bless a Writer

Want to know how to support,¬†celebrate, or cheer on the wordsmiths in your life? (Tweet that!) I usually blog about authors, novels, and social issues. But this Saturday’s my birthday, so I’m going to be bold and tell you what …[ read more ]

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Somewhere that’s Green

In high school, I played Audrey in Little Shop of Horrors, a musical comedy about a man-eating plant. A florist on Skid Row, Audrey longs to settle down with her kind, but nerdy, coworker, Seymour. She¬†imagines their future home in …[ read more ]

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