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This month when I attended the 2007 American Christian Writer’s Columbus Conference here in Ohio, I listened to speaker Dr Dennis E Hensley...

Prior to September 11, flying in the Washington, DC area was a lot different Seven years ago, getting a waiver to security regulations was as simple as a well-placed phone call...

This week brings in communications from family members as my dad just passed away And there’s one thing I notice as people get together during period of grief, they recall fond memories to help them get through the rough times like these So I want to share one fond memory I have of my dad, a self employed business man from Kentucky: My dad and I had a few discussions during my high school years about retirement...

Sunday morning, and Savannah runs to the window with the kitten, the clicking of several thousand beaks scratching the air Yankee starlings migrating South for the winter blacken the street, yards, and trees, conjuring a whirlwind of clamor Horus and Thoth wiggle with excitement, while Re squeaks his pleasure...

I have been reading books since I was 7, when I was introduced to a novel that was shared around my class mates I loved it so much that I couldn't wait to lay my hands on a second one I continued this craze for reading right into college right through early in my career...

There is no doubt about it I am a book lover...

One day, a wise teacher asked his students, "Why is at the time someone angry, he will speak loudly and even shout" One of the students, after thinking quiet long, raised his hand and then answered, "Because at that time he has lost his patience; that's why he shouts" The teacher asked again, "Just at that moment, the person he speaks to is in front of him...

The name Jack O’Lantern finds its origins in old Irish folk tales Long ago, there was an Irishman named Jack who was of dubious character He was a notorious drunkard and troublemaker...

I had the feeling that something was not quite right between my husband James and I We had been together for nearly nine years and something had shifted in our relationship It started as a niggly feeling then grew...

You never know when a failure to communicate will end up in a web of deceit and mistrust I was working late hours to land the promotion I so desperately wanted for myself Taking a backseat, my kids would stay home without a parent at the dinner table...

Did you know that the story of Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer was originally created by a department store The mega-department store Montgomery Ward wanted to create a new Christmas story in 1939 that they could give away as a free promotion to their customers They gave the job of creating this story to one of their store writers, a man by the name of Robert May...

Now that Allison has given birth to her own daughter she finally understands the lengths her mother went through to get her back on track when she was a teenager The anger of first learning that her mother used a spy phone is completely forgiven and even a little humorous now It began when Allison was a sophomore in high school...

Allison was behaving just like a typical teenager And like most teenagers she wanted to do things that her parents forbid her to do and was hanging out with a few questionable friends Her mother, Monica, had the sense that Allison was out doing things that she would never approve of, but Allison was very careful not to get caught and seemed to always stay just one step ahead of her...

“You’re not coming to the company picnic” asked Roger “No, I can’t A friend of mine is in town and this is the only chance I have to see her,” responded Angie, “That’s okay, isn’t it...

Belle Trading Store had been a successful family business for over a hundred and twenty years Arthur Belle ran the store, as had his father, his grandfather and even his great grandfather before him Arthur had immense pride in the store and had overcome many hurdles to keep it running well and keep the profits rolling in...

Anna and Sid had been married for fifteen years they had the perfect home, the perfect children They truly had the life Sid had the job he always wanted, and his income allowed for Anna to stay home and raise their children...

“I have to know, I can’t wait another week to find out if I made it, I have to find out,” said Clarissa “Oh come on, it’s just a week, and I’m sure you made it You knew everything you needed to know for that test, right...

Josh kissed his little girls and wife and headed to the taxi that was awaiting him He was off to sunny Florida to do a real estate deal that he and his partner, Ed, had been working on for months Yet, he had been doing a lot of looking in the Florida’s newspapers lately...

I am the managing director of a company that makes luxury furniture Recently I have been having trouble with the staff There has been a distinct lack of productivity and they seem distracted, especially my two managers...

Michelle woke up just like any other day In the big safe arms of her husband Sean She got out of bed and followed her routine just like any other morning...

Sal and Gloria had always been together Neither one could remember a time when they were by themselves The knew each other like they were twins, they would think the same things, and finish each other’s sentences, they actually complemented each other...

Rochelle and Leon always had a tumultuous relationship Their arguments were as fierce as two prizefighters But they loved each other in a strange sort of adversarial way, and married soon after college...

My name is Mike Sands and I have been working at Harwicks Ltd for nearly fifteen years Recently, I applied for a promotion and was sure I would get it, so you can imagine my puzzlement and disappointment when I was passed over for a much younger member of staff Never mind my years of hard work for Harwicks, my brilliant attendance record and the fact that I was the best suited for the post...

Jack had always wanted to be a private detective When he was young, he was always snooping into business that did not concern him His parents used to tease him that one day he would grow up to be either a cop or a criminal...

Standler’s department store had been in business for over a hundred years Bill Standler was the fourth generation to take over and run the business He was credited for bringing the store into the technology age...

When the verdict was read my client smiled broadly and rapidly turned toward me and shook my hand vigorously and patted my shoulder at the same time His quickness of movement surprised me and as I stared into his smiling eyes and I saw no relief, only gladness He again reacted when he saw my look and darted his eyes upward as if to thank the ceiling...

If we were to take an unscripted took throughout history – looking at pictures that were not identified by year or event – we could still more than likely place the period of time by the fashion worn in the pictures Fashion is a visual timeline, distinguishing one generation from the next and, yet, having the uncanny ability of finding its way back around again from time to time Nothing influences American society more than fashion...

It happened in 1950 Maria was 6 years old Life in Lithuania wasn’t easy in those days It was still the horrific times of Stalin’s dictatorship...

There is a mysterious forest within the woody area we all have near our homes In this forest children are able to witness experiences that are so incredible that they carry the memory well into their adult life Upon becoming an adult they stop sharing their story because they are embarrassed by the thought that people will not believe them...

September 30, 2004, 4:15 Sitting here in an Internet Cafe in Cala Llonga on the east side of the island We spent about 2 hours in Ibiza today, me just sightseeing, climbing up to the fortress and taking pictures, Theresa finally getting her souvenir shopping done From about 1 pm on we have been spending our last few hours at Cala Llonga, a beautiful beach, set in a deep inlet, where we have been relaxing...

 
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