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Friday’s Author-Lisa Wingate

Lisa Wingate’s books hold positions on many bestseller lists, both in the United States and internationally. She skillfully weaves lyrical writing and unforgettable Southern settings with elements of women’s fiction, history, and mystery to create stories that Publisher’s Weekly calls “Masterful” … Continue reading

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Great Minds

One of the best quotes I heard about the mind was said by Eleanor Roosevelt. “Great minds discuss ideas; average minds discuss events; small minds discuss people.” I pray my mind is always an open door for ideas. To excel … Continue reading

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Can I help you?

Ever noticed some people need help but just want ask for it. And then when it gets down to the wire, where they must have help, they become angry at someone who they wanted to help them. That really use … Continue reading

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What did they say not to say?

  Everyone of us have had many sayings passed down to us as children. Some we have forgotten, yet some we have never forgotten they are carved in stone in our memories and very life. It’s fun to think back … Continue reading

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A Time that was Carefree and Fun.

 Remember when you were in junior high and your friends would get together? Perhaps it was for a birthday, like this picture– with four friends. Wish I had more pictures to see all the other kids that were there, but … Continue reading

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Do you use yours?

Galileo Galilei (1564-1642) an Italian Physicist, mathematician, astronomer and philosopher  said, “I do not feel obliged to believe that the same God who has endowed us with sense, reason, and intellect has intended us to forego their use.” Galileo has … Continue reading

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So, what was your choice for today?

Come along and meet some great people. Wonder who they are? Well, it’s you and me, our families, our friends. Our teachers, our  extended families, the list can go on and on. It just may be these people are great … Continue reading

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If it were you, what would you choose?

Yesterday, we dined out, and I overheard a woman telling her friend she was bitter. That her years had taken a toll, she just could not forgive those whom she evidently felt had hurt her in someway. I tried not to … Continue reading

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Would it help?

Did you see this news item? John Dodds, Washington, D.C. Man, Reunites 90-Year-Old WWII Vet With Bomber Jacket. The writer in me instantly  thought this would make a great short story. But after reading the story again, I was struck … Continue reading

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Has the world gone mad?

That question gets asked a lot. But I don’t believe the world has gone mad. But I definitely believe there are some mad people in the world. Each evening when I sit down to listen to the news, I already … Continue reading

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