The Crow’s Anthem Part I

“The Crow’s Anthem” by Pamela R. Echols ‘You can’t win, you can’t break  even and you can’t get out of the game. People keep sayin’ things are gonna change….But they look just like they’re staying the same. ..you can’t win you’re over your head and you only have yourself to blame”…. In the movie The…

The Gospel According to “Who Moved My Cheese”

“The Gospel According to Who Moved My Cheese” by Pamela R. Echols The theme based on “Who Moved My Cheese” by Dr. Spencer Johnson, is a short book written in a parabolic style. The book is centered on 4 characters, Sniff and Scurry (2 mice) and Hem and Haw (2 little people who are mice…

Life Without Limbs

What if you weren’t able to hug your family, friends or children? What if you weren’t able to walk or run?  Well read and watch the life of one of the most awe inspiring people on the planet!! Nicholas James Vujicic, was  born in Melbourne Australia with no arms or legs due to a rare…

Changing Seasons

Changing Seasons Today, as I prepared my morning tea, I was welcomed with a familiar sound. It was the distinctive sound of what is commonly known to this region as virtuoso katydids. My southern raised mother explained to me from a youngster that katydids rub their forewings (front wings) together to “sing” to each other. …

Left To Tell: One Woman’s Extraordinary Tale of Survival

Left to Tell Immaculée Ilibagiza is a living example of faith put into action. Her life was transformed dramatically during the 1994 Rwandan genocide where she and seven other women spent 91 days huddled silently together in the cramped bathroom of a local pastor’s house. Immaculée entered the bathroom a vibrant, 115-pound university student with…

Nature Inspired Projects

Be inspired by the love of nature. These 3 projects are simple and delightful. Change an ordinary vase into a work of art, repurpose towel rolls into candle holders or decoupage styrofoam balls into beautiful ornaments for display. Take a camera on your next nature walk and let your imagination come alive as you capture the…

Welcome!!

“Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away” Anonymous. I first heard this quote in the movie Hitch starring Will Smith and Kevin James. At the time I was in the process of healing from a major operation. It is in those moments…