Those who know me well, know that I am not much of a reader. That said, I am intentionally reading more especially given that I am a budding author. What author doesn't read? Last July I set out to read The Shack by Wm. Paul Young. The book was given to me several years ago by my grandparents, but it landed where all books land - on the shelf of forgottenness. At the same time I signed up for a Kingdom Writer's Conference in San Diego, and Paul Young was one of the speakers. Made sense to read the book; I am so glad I did! In case you are living under a rock, or just choosing not to be connected to the world right now, The Shack is big news because the movie version released this past weekend. And the movie is just as controversial as the book.
I'm not about to state what I will accomplish in 2017 - no way. Been there. Done that, and I have often had to eat crow. So no crow eating for 2017. So instead, I am going to say less and do more... a whole lot more. And with everything I approach, run it through my focus litmus test. In kindness I may have to tell someone their request is "not my focus".
It wasn't my finest moment, not by a long shot, but it sure made my husband look like a rock star. Allow me to set the scene. Yesterday, I came home from having my nails and toes done (this is important because NO GIRL wants to do anything to mess up nails and toes when… Continue reading Dumpster Diving