June 2017 Edition

Water lilies are fantastic, aren't they? Just look at the gorgeous coloration someone captured in this spot. Spectacular! The vibrancy just makes my heart sing for the beauty of it. There's nothing hidden in a water lily, she is fully alive and reveling in glory, a queen of aquatic plants, but always glancing up, towards [...]

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May 2017 Edition

Currently Reviewing Still reading the two books I mentioned last month as most of my free time is being spent compiling an anthology for my local writer's guild. The May issue of Historical Novels Review is now available and you'll find my review of For the Record by Regina Jennings in print and online. Currently [...]

December 2016 Edition

On Sunday, my family began the holiday pastimeĀ of Advent, a liturgical tradition that my Catholic-raised father and Lutheran-raised mother introduced into my childhood and that carried over into my Catholic-Evangelical marriage. The Advent wreath, which is the center of our tradition's focus, has four candles, each lit on a successive week (until all four are [...]