I walked in the kitchen just now and found that Meeghan, my 18-month-old, made a huge mess while I was busy imparting the mysteries of the atom to Ian, my 8th grader. Then she came in my room, where I was holding class, and proceeded to "clean" my bookshelves.*sigh*You know, if there's enough … [Read more...] about Ahhh, homeschooling
Well ... with the first draft, anyway!I topped out at 96,403 words, a good 15k above my original estimate. (Good thing I started out conservatively ...) That's small enough to allow me some wiggle room for fleshing out (worldbuilding details and such), and maybe I've matured enough as a writer to … [Read more...] about I’M DONE! I’M DONE!!
I think I have a new favorite movie: http://endofthespear.com/. Besides the appeal of seeing another angle on the "Through Gates of Splendor" story, this film was fascinating to me from the standpoint of its view into a primitive culture discovering the Gospel. Troy, however, decided he didn't … [Read more...] about This & that
So I’m behind on blogging. Bleah. I’d been trying to think of a suitable topic, and then at New Year’s I didn’t want to do the obligatory “resolution” post . . . my particular stubbornness in avoiding the mainstream, I guess. Besides, I felt that my “year” began back in September, during the … [Read more...] about Catching up . . .
Ok, so this is totally frivolous ... but I'm gonna do it.A friend "tagged" me today ... chose me to do this small, impromptu survey.Seven Things to Do Before I Die (Lord willing):1. See my children grown and completely in love with the Lord2. Finish my book series, The Gift of the Stranger3. See my … [Read more...] about Tagged
After sticking my neck out and baring all to the world (please note the Very Big Grin on my face as I say that), I feel I must assure my reader that I understand the difficult position pastors are in, trying to keep peace between warring factions ... uh, bickering children ... uh, members who … [Read more...] about Disclaimer