Posts in the Category: music

on Willie Nelson, Puppy Dogs, and the Holy Spirit

By Posted in - books & dogs & general & music & Uncategorized on May 10th, 2017 5 Comments

I am essentially an expert emotional escape artist. I am also a professional performer.

“PAY NO ATTENTION TO THE MAN BEHIND THE CURTAIN,” my life has shouted through the years.

We moved around like gypsies growing up …

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fa-la-labulous (my holiday gift favorites)

By Posted in - books & dogs & favorites & general & gifts & music & reviews on December 3rd, 2014 1 Comments

It truly is the most WONDER-ful time of the year, y’all.

However, it is also the most AWFUL-ful time of the year for things like:

healthy eating plans
practicing boundaries with family members
new cars you don’t want dinged up …

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a song worth seeing

By Posted in - music & reviews on September 5th, 2014 4 Comments

As I mentioned in my last post, I was recently asked to review and blog about a movie that will be coming out September 26th called

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good news/bad news/new news

By Posted in - books & music & reviews on August 28th, 2014 4 Comments

tiny  little tidbit of info that I didn’t share with you last week… That little post I put up last Monday about me twitter-stalking my favorite author …

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By Posted in - general & music on February 14th, 2014 0 Comments

I know this is Valentine’s Day and I realize it makes me a bit of a curmudgeon to not write some touchy-feely-sappy piece about how love makes the world go ’round.  It seems to be …

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By Posted in - general & music on January 6th, 2014 0 Comments

We all love a happy ending, don’t we?  Our world is rich with amazing books and stories and songs and films.  We love their brutal battles and their twisty plots.  We love their valiant victories, hard-learned lessons, …

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By Posted in - general & music & talks & writing on December 11th, 2013 0 Comments

Ever since I was little, I have been a sparkle and shine kind of girl.

I am not a total froo-froo, but I do love pretty, shiny things. I especially love pretty, shiny little houses.  And since …

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By Posted in - general & music on June 13th, 2013 4 Comments


bass, melody, rhythm, harmony, chorus, song

Music is my “thin space;” that place where God feels

so impossibly close and so real that I am momentarily made …

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By Posted in - general & music & writing on June 5th, 2013 7 Comments

you guys are such troopers. each week, you have diligently read on and on (while i droned on and on) in these long dramatic posts. so this week, let’s keep it short and sweet and …

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By Posted in - general & music on May 21st, 2013 17 Comments

I have a jukebox that plays in my head. Like constantly. I know this sounds like a lot of fun, but really this is an affliction of sorts.

Don’t get me wrong, sometimes it can come in …

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