I’m Not An Orphan Anymore: What Ferlando Taught Me


Ferlando ran across the red-dirt floor of the orphanage, reaching upward with his thin arms. He sobbed as he grabbed Rachel’s legs and refused to let go. His dark, tear-filled eyes almost seemed to plead, Please don’t leave me here! And in that moment, something remarkable happened. “The door of my heart sprang open to [...]

I’m Not An Orphan Anymore: What Ferlando Taught Me2018-12-26T17:36:02+00:00

5 Reasons Why YOU Are Creative


Do you ever wonder if you are creative? Deep down you sense that you are. But then doubt creeps in, and you just aren’t sure.   Many people think being creative means being really talented. I disagree. I think creativity is more about your attitude and less about your ability.   You can apply creativity [...]

5 Reasons Why YOU Are Creative2018-11-14T13:02:04+00:00

When Your Child Leaves Home


I knew it was time for my child to leave, but I held on to him for one last, long minute thinking: I'm not sure I can let you go. Is this permanent? It's just so far. Then Bryant (my son) left to begin his new life, working in Montana . . . M o n [...]

When Your Child Leaves Home2018-11-14T13:04:36+00:00