Earth Day

I did the Wednesday Question on our Facebook page and asked what people knew about Earth Day. Debby Ronan got the date right. Yesterday was the 51st such celebration, instituted by President Richard Nixon in 1970. I don’t remember hearing much about it before the 80s. Does your community do anything to celebrate this day?…

Sunday Lines: Sunday, April 18

Here are a few encouraging #SundayLines provided by our #WordbyWord authors with the theme WORDS OF INSPIRATION Interested in learning more? Click on the pictures below to gain more insight into each author. “Believe you can and you’re half-way there.”~Theodore Roosevelt Beverly Bateman “To succeed in life you need three things: A wishbone, a backbone…

Sunday Lines: Sunday, April 11

Here are a few encouraging #SundayLines provided by our #WordbyWord authors with the theme WORDS OF INSPIRATION Interested in learning more? Click on the pictures below to gain more insight into each author. “Doing the best at this moment puts you in the best place for the next moment.” ~Oprah Pat Amsden “Don’t wait for…

Defining Courage

Definition of Courage: the strength of character; will power; daring; fortitude.

Sunday Lines: Sunday, April 4

Here are a few encouraging #SundayLines provided by our #WordbyWord authors with the theme WORDS OF INSPIRATION Interested in learning more? Click on the pictures below to gain more insight into each author. “Winning doesn’t always mean being first. Winning means you’re doing better than you’ve done before.” ~ Bonnie Blair Speed Skater Reggie Alder…

Spring Brings Changes and Growth-Spurts

Every group, if it’s around long enough, goes through growth spurts and changes. Our group has certainly done that over its years of existence. We began in 2015 as the Sisters of Suspense. (Can’t believe it was that long ago!) Life changes caused some authors to leave, and others joined us, and we became Sisterhood…

Sunday Lines: Sunday, March 14

Here are a few encouraging #SundayLines provided by our #WordbyWord authors with the theme WORDS OF ENCOURAGEMENT Interested in learning more? Click on the pictures below to gain more insight into each author. Last year the world was shutting down, this year it’s opening up. Pat Amsden “You are a goddamn cheetah.” ~ Glennon Doyle…

Sunday Lines: Sunday, March 7

Here are a few encouraging #SundayLines provided by our #WordbyWord authors with the theme WORDS OF ENCOURAGEMENT Interested in learning more? Click on the pictures below to gain more insight into each author. “When everything seems to be going against you remember the airplane takes off against the wind, not with it.” ~ Henry Ford…

Normal

I usually blow off comments about “normal” by quoting something I heard long ago… “Normal is just a setting on the dryer.” ~unknown But as much as I love that line, I’m putting it aside today while sharing some of my thoughts about life getting back to normal. I believe the time has come to…