Monthly Archives: March 2012

Intervention Circumvention

Whether teen, queen, or in-between, some people need us to intervene.  Sadly, though, some have mastered the art of Intervention Circumvention.  (Most of us learn this technique in our youth.  I know: I did it.  …But some people seem to … Continue reading

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Kid Stuff

You want some tomatoes.  They’re just barely out of reach.  But to get them, you must traverse…  The Brat Zone.  You know, standing in the middle of the aisle:  2‑foot nothin’, still thinks she’s God: “Whaaaa!!!” Awkward. A person could … Continue reading

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Riding Shotgun

“Shotgun!”  Siblings clamoring for seats in the minivan, hollering Dibs on the front seat. ‘Funny, though:  once we’ve earned our driver’s license, that coveted spot becomes the hot potato.  In fact, with some drivers, I’d rather curl up in the … Continue reading

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Wizzy-Wig

Not being a computer whiz, it’s probably pretentious to promote programmer processes—but there’s one word they use that I love:  Wizzy-Wig.  WYSIWYG = What You See is What You Get. This is what I wish for everyone:  telling it like … Continue reading

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There Was a Girl

THERE WAS A GIRL = – = Once upon a time, there was a girl— I wonder – can you imagine who? Her parents divorced early on: Mom and daughters had to make do. = – = They moved around … Continue reading

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Helping Someone Move

One of my best friends is a realtor.  She considered it because she wanted a job.  She selected it because she likes real estate.  She stuck with it because—well, her stated goal is to make you “outrageously happy.”  I actually get that—sort … Continue reading

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My Testimony in One Minute

MY TESTIMONY (In One Minute) I’m in my 50s, and have believed in Christ as my Savior for 30 years. Growing up, I did not know anything of God’s Word.  In my mid-20’s, I ran into a high school friend … Continue reading

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