Not the Flour-and-Fat Kind

Not the Flour-and-Fat Kind

Last night I began memorizing the “I Am’s” Jesus spoke in the Bible. Did you know he said, “I am the bread of life?” The aroma of bread, baking in the oven, is incredible. There’s not much more that says “home” and...
It Isn’t Funny on Wednesday Either

It Isn’t Funny on Wednesday Either

The film, Any Wednesday, was made in 1966. I thought perfect, a romantic comedy. Jane Fonda, Jason Robards, and Dean Jones starred. I snuggled in my chair and watched eagerly as the story unfolded. When it ended, I wasn’t laughing. In the movie, a woman (Fonda)...
Crossing the Love Bridge

Crossing the Love Bridge

Why is  letting go so hard?I went to bed hurt and angry and awoke the next morning the same way. Didn’t I do everything I could? Yet she refused to respond.Grumbling, I walked about the house, nursing my foul mood. An inner voice spoke to me. It said. “I...
How to Make Your Wife Submit

How to Make Your Wife Submit

Here’s what happened the other morning. I spoke with a relative who lives out-of-state. She had concerns about how her ex-husband treated her verbally. They’re trying to reconcile, but she said he drills her with, “Wives submit to your...
Mopping the Floor with Your Words

Mopping the Floor with Your Words

This is Mopsy, a special friend. My cousin Raymond’s wife, Sylvia, put her together. Before, Mopsy hung around in a store, just being a mop. Sylvia, who lived in Alaska at the time, put her talents to work, and fashioned something pretty out of nothing....